ANNOUNCEMENT 04 Sep 2013

In September 2013, the government of the Russian Federation announced a change to the import-specific domestic duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

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

Internal taxation of imports

On September 4, 2013, the Government of the Russian Federation approved Resolution No. 772 on import VAT exemptions for production equipment categories, which are not manufactured in the Russian Federation. The concrete HS codes are:

  • 8419 89 989 0 (plant for the production of general purpose polystyrene with capacity of 50 thousand tons per year).
  • 8428 33 000 (specialized port set with a maximum capacity of 7 million tons per year, consisting of a car dumper, transborder, warehouse equipment, shiploader, conveyor system, accessories, general electric, dust extraction systems, and aspiration systems).
  • 8474 20 000 0 (technological line¬†with Loesche vertical roller mill type LM 53.3+3 CS).

AFFECTED SECTORS