ANNOUNCEMENT 22 Aug 2014

In August 2014, the government of the Russian Federation announced a change in export taxation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 22 Aug 2014 | Removal date: open ended

Export tax

As of 22 August 2014 were cancelled the export customs duties on unalloyed nickel and copper cathodes, previously set at the amount of 3.75%, and 10%, respectively. Under Russia's WTO obligations, the duties were planned to be entirely abolished as of 1 September 2016.

AFFECTED SECTORS