ANNOUNCEMENT 13 Aug 2013In August 2013, the members of the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan announced a change in import duties.
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On 13 August 2013 the Collegium of the Eurasian Economic Commission of the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan (according to Decision 170) amended the Commodity Nomenclature for Foreign Economic Activity concerning certain types of pipe-layers. In particular, codes 8426 49 009 1 (miscellaneous pipe-layers) and 8426 49 009 9 (miscellaneous in Group 84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances, and parts thereof) were added to the nomenclature, and a 10 and 5 per cent import duty was levied on the new positions, respectively.
The measure entered into force on 12 September 2013.