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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.

EEC Ministers held meeting with Armenian business community
08 October | Trade | Economy and financial policy | Industry and agriculture | Internal markets, informatization, information and communication technologies | Technical Regulation

Ministers of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) Andrey Slepnev, Timur Zhaksylykov, Artak Kamalyan, Gegham Vardanyan and Viktor Nazarenko as well as Varos Simonyan, Deputy Minister of Economy of the Republic of Armenia, held a meeting with representatives of the Armenian business community on October 8 in the Great Hall of the Ministry of Economy of Armenia.

EEC and business discussed implementing digital agenda and trade and economic cooperation with third country partners
02 October | Trade

The 27th meeting of the Business Dialogue with representatives of the business community of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) Member States was held. The event chaired by Andrey Slepnev, Member of the Board - Minister in charge of Trade of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC), was attended by EEC officials, representatives of companies and business associations of the Union Member States as well as business and the EAEU associations.

EAEU to extend duty free import of a number of goods intended to contol coronavirus
02 October | Trade

The Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) has decided to extend the period of exemption from import customs duties for a number of goods used to prevent and avert spreading the coronavirus infection. The tariff exemptions will be extended from October 1 to March 31, 2021.

EEC reset import duty rate on magnetrons for microwave ovens
29 September | Trade

The Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) decided to reduce to zero the rate of import customs duty for magnetrons used as components for microwave ovens. The measure will be introduced on a temporary basis until December 31, 2023.

Andrey Slepnev, EEC Minister in charge of Trade, called upon for using Verona Forum to strengthen historical ties with Europe
23 September | Trade

Andrey Slepnev, Member of the Board – Minister in charge of Trade of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC), attended an online conference dedicated to the 13th Eurasian Forum scheduled for October 22-23 in Verona. Pasquale Terracciano, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Italy to Russia, Antonio Fallico, President of the Conoscere Eurasia Association and Chairman of the Board of Banca Intesa, and Aleksandr Stuglev, Chairman of the Board and Director of the Roscongress Foundation, spoke at the event as well.

Research group on expediency of concluding free trade agreement with Mongolia to hold its first meeting by year-end
22 September | Trade

On September 22, Andrey Slepnev, Member of the Board – Minister in charge of Trade of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC), met with Niamcerengijn Enhtajvan, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia, who is in Moscow on an official visit. Andrey Slepnev offered his compliments to his guest on account of his recent appointment to this post, and expressed the hope that their constructive interaction would continue.

EAEU to impose anti-dumping duties on aluminum tape imports from Azerbaijan and China
22 September | Trade

On September 22, the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) issued its decision to take anti-dumping action against aluminum tape imports from Azerbaijan and China, which will remain in force for five years. An anti-dumping duty of 16.18% will apply to aluminum tape imported from Azerbaijan; the duty on the similar import from China is 13.14%.

Igor Nazaruk appointed Director of the EEC Trade Policy Department
21 September | Trade

Igor Vasilievich Nazaruk was born on December 8, 1965.

EEC Council increased import duty on low-density ethylene polymers to 6.5% for one year
18 September | Chairman of the EEC Board | Trade

The Eurasian Economic Commission’s Council has supported the initiative proposal submitted by the Russian Federation to register certain types of ethylene polymers in primary forms not manufactured in the territory of the EAEU as well as low-density ethylene polymers manufactured in sufficient quantities, in the Single Commodity Nomenclature of Foreign Economic Activity of the Eurasian Economic Union.

EEC to hold separate meeting with potential operators of transboundary e-commerce
16 September | Trade

The second meeting of the high-level working group on transboundary e-commerce was held. Representatives of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) and the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) Member States have discussed creating and developing the concept of “e-commerce operators”, problematics of bonded warehouses as well as applying technical regulation measures within transboundary e-commerce.