ANNOUNCEMENT 22 May 2020
On 22 May 2020, the Russian government introduced a temporary prohibition on the imports of petroleum products.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
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/
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.