ANNOUNCEMENT 31 Jan 2010

In January 2010, the members of the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Summary of
G20 Trade and trade-related measures
(October 2008 - mid-May 2010)

Permanent Delegation of the Russian Federation (18?May 2010).
https://www.wto.org/english/news_e/...e/summary_g20_june10_e.xls
http://www.oecd.org/daf/inv/investment-policy/45447145.pdf


Inception date: 31 Jan 2010 | Removal date: open ended

Import tariff

According to a notice of the Permanent Delegation of the Russian Federation (dated 18 May 2010) in January* 2010 the specific import tariff component (not less than EUR1.6/unit (US$2.2/unit)) on tableware was abolished. This specific import tariff was collected in addition to the import duty at the amount of 20% on tableware with classification codes HS 8211.91.30; 8215.20.10; 8215.99.10.
 
*The exact date has not been disclosed. Therefore, as inception date has been conservatively chosen the last day of January 2010.

AFFECTED SECTORS