ANNOUNCEMENT 23 Apr 2013In April 2013, the government of Kazakhstan announced an alteration to its export prohibitions.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
1. Kazakhstan intends to limit imports of Russian oil products in 2013
4. 2013 -
On April 23 2013 the Kazakh Government adopted a regulation restricting gasoline imports from Russia and effectively imposed it in May 2013. The purpose of this measure is to protect the local market from saturation 'see source 2 below'.
The online issue of the newspaper Tengrinews.kz of 6 November 2013, citing information of the Ministry of Oil and Gas of Kazakhstan, reports that that the restrictions on gasoline imports from Russia have been lifted in September 2013.