ANNOUNCEMENT 16 Sep 2014

In September 2014, 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

SOURCE



162
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Inception date: 16 Oct 2014 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 16 September 2014, the Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission of the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan (according to Decision 162) amended the Commodity Nomenclature for Foreign Economic Activity concerning certain types of wagons. In particular, codes 8605 00 000 5, 8605 00 000 6 and 8605 00 000 9 were added to the nomenclature, and a 10 cent import duty was levied on the new positions. In addition, a 0% duty has been levied on positions 8605 00 000 5, 8605 00 000 6 in the period 26 September 2014 - 31 August 2016.
According to the latest tariff information reported to the WTO in 2012, the prior applied duty was equal to 7.5%.

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