ANNOUNCEMENT 30 Nov 2016

On 30 November 2016, the Russian government expanded the list of medical appliances the public procurement of which should be, in case of available offers, restricted to the Russian manufacturers. 

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

Government of the Russian Federation. 2016. Decree N1268 dated 30/11/2016 "О внесении изменений в перечень отдельных видов медицинских изделий, происходящих из иностранных государств, в отношении которых устанавливаются ограничения допуска для целей осуществления закупок для обеспечения государственных и муниципальных нужд" ("On amendments to the list of certain types of medical devices originating from foreign countries, in respect of which access restrictions are established for the purpose of procurement to meet state and municipal needs"), http://ivo.garant.ru/#/document/71557232

Inception date: 16 Dec 2016 | Removal date: open ended

Public procurement access

On 30 November 2016, the Russian government expanded the list of medical appliances the public procurement of which should be, in case of available valid offers, restricted to the Russian manufacturers only.  Around 50 new items were listed in this edition, ranging from mattresses and pillows to x-ray systems and prosthetics. 

The initial list has been announced in February 2015.