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
Still in force

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