ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Jan 2015

In January 2015, the government of the Russian Federation announced a change in the local input requirements for the participation in certain public purchases.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 01 Jan 2015 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Public procurement localisation

With Resolution Nr. 84 of January 31, 2015, have been introduced a ban on the acquisitions by the state of certain foreign vehicles (HS 8701-8705). This restriction does not hold with regard to Russian legal entities importing components for industrial assembly of motor vehicles under contracts with the Russian Ministry of Economic Development.
The purpose of this state measure is to support the domestic producers.

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