ANNOUNCEMENT 09 Apr 2015

In April 2015, the government of the Russian Federation announced a change to the import-specific domestic duties.

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  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 09 Apr 2015 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Internal taxation of imports

On April 9, 2015, the Russian Government (Decree N 329) added a new product line (8486 10 000 9) to the Commodity Nomenclature for Foreign Economic Activity of the Eurasian Economic Union of Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Armenia) augmenting the existing list of technological equipment (components and spare parts included).
Imports of these products into the territory of the Russian Federation are exempted from value added tax. The mentioned product is not produced in the Russian Federation.

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