ANNOUNCEMENT 09 Oct 2013

In October 2013, the members of the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 19 Oct 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 9 October 2013, the Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission of the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan (according to Decision 60) amendedthe codes under heading 20 'Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants'' ofthe Commodity Nomenclature for Foreign Economic Activity.
 
In particular, two types of codes were added to the nomenclature: for general purposes (2007 99 390 9, 2007 99 500 8. 2007 99 970 8) and for primary packages with net weight of at least 40 kg (2007 99 390 1, 2007 99 500 2. 2007 99 970 2). Import duties are levied with regard to the new positions as follows:
 

  • 2007 99 390 1, 2007 99 390 9: 13.5 per cent of the customs value (in EUR or USD);
  • 2007 99 500 2, 2007 500 8: 13 per cent of the customs value (in EUR or USD);
  • 2007 99 970 2, 2007 99 970 8: 10 per cent of the customs value (in EUR or USD).

 
The tariff measure entered into force on 19 October 2013.

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