ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Jan 2009

In January 2009, the government of Russia announced a change in export taxation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



the Government Decree from 24 December 2008 # 982. Avaliable from < http://www.rg.ru/2008/12/31/stavki-les-dok.html >


Inception date: 01 Jan 2009 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Export tax

On 1 January 2009 export duties on timber were raised up to 10 - 25 percent of customs price. From 1 January 2010 export duties will be raised even more - up to 80 percent of customs price.

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