ANNOUNCEMENT 30 Aug 2012

In August 2012, 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



Permanent Delegation of the Russian Federation to the WTO (18?October?2012) and WTO document WT/TPR/OV/W/6, 28 June 2012
http://www.wto.org/english/news_e/news12_e/g20_wto_report_oct12_e.doc.


Inception date: 30 Aug 2012 | Removal date: 30 Aug 2013
Still in force

Import tariff

Effective 30 August 2012, the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan has temporary increased the import tariffs on certain types of paper and paperboard from 5 to 15 per cent. The following codes from the Commodity Nomenclature for Foreign Economic Activity of the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan are concerned: 4810.13.80; 4810.19.90; 4810.22.10; 4810.29.30.

AFFECTED SECTORS