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Об итогах внешней и взаимной торговли товарами Таможенного союза в январе-июне 2012 г.
28 августа 2012 | Таможенно-тарифное регулирование

По оперативным данным объем внешней торговли товарами государств – членов Таможенного союза за январь-июнь 2012 г. составил 459,6 млрд. долларов США, в том числе экспорт – 302,9 млрд. долларов США, импорт – 156,7 млрд. долларов США. Стоимостной объем экспорта по сравнению с январем-июнем 2011 г. в текущих ценах увеличился на 9,7%, или на 26,9 млрд. долларов США, импорта – на 4,8%, или на 7,2 млрд. долларов США.

The EEC Minister Tatyana Valovaya identified priority areas of cooperation between the EAEU and Chile for the near future
27 July | Integration and Macroeconomics

Customs cooperation, the digital agenda and prospects for cooperation in the agricultural sector will be the priority areas of collaboration between the countries of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) and Chile for 2018. It was agreed at the meeting held in Moscow on July 26 by the Member of the Board - Minister in charge of Integration and Macroeconomics of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC), Tatyana Valovaya, and the Vice Trade Minister and Foreign Ministry General Director of International Economic Affairs of the Republic of Chile, Paulina Nazal.​

Representatives of the EAEU and the PRC discussed the conclusion of a trade and economic cooperation agreement
26 July | Trade

The fourth round of negotiations on the conclusion of a trade and economic cooperation agreement between the Eurasian Economic Union and the People’s Republic of China was held at the headquarters of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) in Moscow.

EEMA-EU: young European economists and political analysts call for cooperation
25 July | Integration and Macroeconomics

The idea of the need for the early establishment of formal partnerships between the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) and the European Union (EU) was in the spotlight of the 5th International Youth Forum “Greater Europe Meetings: Paris 2017” held in Paris on July 24-25 on the initiative of the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and The Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund with the assistance of several large French companies.​

The Eurasian Week to discuss development of free trade areas of the EAEU with Vietnam, India, and Iran
24 July | Trade

At the Eurasian Week Forum, the results of the first year of operation of the free trade area (FTA) of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) with Vietnam will be summarized, and possibilities for liberalizing trade with India and Iran will be discussed. The Forum will be held on August 24-26 in Astana (Kazakhstan) and bring together officials of the member states and partner states of the Union, representatives of the international business.

Modern technical regulation system increases the competitiveness of the Eurasian business
12 July | Technical Regulation

Comprehensive support of domestic producers through technical regulation tools will enhance the competitiveness of the products from the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) in export markets. This was stated by the Deputy Director of the EEC Technical Regulation and Accreditation Department, Vyacheslav Burmistrov, at the conference "Standardization and Conformity Assessment as Tools to Enhance the Export Capacity of Russian Industry" held on July 11 in Yekaterinburg.​

The EEC presented a report on achievement of the Sustainable Development goals in the EAEU region
12 July | Integration and Macroeconomics

The report on achievement of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) was made by the Chairman of the Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC), the Vice Prime Minister of the Kyrgyz Republic, Oleg Pankratov, at the headquarters of the United Nations (UN). The EAEU became the first regional integration association, which prepared a report for public discussion at the high-level Policy Forum on Sustainable Development of the Union Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), the key event on monitoring the UN agenda for sustainable development up to 2030.

Manufacturers of equipment for children's playgrounds will get a transitional period
11 July | Chairman of the EEC Board | Technical Regulation | Customs cooperation | Industry and agriculture

At the session of the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) held on July 11, the draft Strategy for the development of the integrated information system of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) up to 2025 was approved. A number of decisions in respect of technical regulation and customs administration were also taken. In particular, the participants agreed transitional provisions of the technical regulations “On safety of equipment for children's playgrounds” and amended the decision of the Commission of the Customs Union that simplifies the export of Kazakh oil extracted at the Karachaganak field and exported to third countries through the Russian territory. The Members of the Board discussed the review of the forms and methods of state support to agriculture applied in the EAEU countries as part of an agreed (coordinated) agroindustrial policy.​

The EEC Minister Adamkul Zhunusov: “Using transport corridors of the EAEU makes transit of cargoes from Asia to Europe more profitable”
11 July | Energy and infrastructure

The Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) becomes a bridge between East and West that would strengthen mutually beneficial ties between the states of the Eurasian continent and ensure unimpeded transit of cargoes from Asia to Europe, including through conjunction of the EAEU and Chinese Silk Road Economic Belt Initiative. The Member of the Board - Minister in charge of Energy and Infrastructure of the EEC, Adamkul Zhunusov, told about the work of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) in this direction on July 10, in Istanbul, when delivered a welcome address at the session of the 90-th General Assembly of the International Union of Railways (UIC).

Manufacturers of medicines of the EAEU countries until the end of 2020 can choose how to register medicines - under national law or under the rules of the Union
11 July | Technical Regulation

Regulation of operation of the common market of medicines and administrative procedures governing registration of medicines and circulation of previously registered products on the Union common market became topics of speeches delivered by representatives of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) at the IV All-Russian Congress “Legal Regulation of Pharmaceutical Activity in Russia and the EAEU” held in Moscow. ​

The EEC and UNCTAD will increase cooperation in the field of competition and antitrust policy
10 July | Competition and Antitrust regulation

An agreement on developing cooperation between the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) has been achieved in Geneva within the framework of the 16th session of UNCTAD Intergovernmental Group of Experts on Competition Law and Policy.