ANNOUNCEMENT 05 Mar 2013

In March 2013, the members of the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan announced an altered export prohibition.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 04 Apr 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Export ban

On March 5, 2013, the Collegium of the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan (according to Decision 33) has banned exports of wood, paper and cardboard goods from Kazakhstan. The following codes from the Commodity Nomenclature for Foreign Economic Activity of the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan are concerned:
4401 10 000, 4401 31 000 0, 4401 39, 4403 10 000 - 4403 20, 4403 91 - 4403 99, 4404, 4406, 4407 10, 4407 99 980, 4707.
The export ban enters into force on April 4, 2013.

AFFECTED SECTORS