ANNOUNCEMENT 22 May 2020

On 22 May 2020, the Russian government introduced a temporary prohibition on the imports of petroleum products. 

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

Resolution of the Government of Russia N732 dated 22 May 2020, О введении временного запрета на ввоз в Российскую Федерацию отдельных видов топлива (On the introduction of a temporary prohibition on the import of certain types of fuels into the Russian Federation), http://static.government.ru/media/acts/files/1202005250018.pdf, http://government.ru/docs/all/128099/

Inception date: 02 Jun 2020 | Removal date: 01 Oct 2020

Import ban

On 22 May 2020, the Russian government introduced a temporary ban on the imports of certain fuels. The ban is in force between 2 June 2020 and 1 October 2020. The fuels concerned are classified under HS heading 2710. The goal of the prohibition is to support local petroleum processors. 

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