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

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