Russia: Renewed Temporary Export Ban on Some Hides and Skins

On November 28, 2015, the Russian Government issued Decree No. 1285 imposing a temporary export ban on hides and skins which fall under HS codes 410411 and 410419 from November 30 until May 30, 2016. According to the Government decree, both items are critical for the domestic market. The new measure comes on the heels of two similar 6-month export bans on the same items, the latest of which expired on November 25, 2015.

Russia: Renewed Temporary Export Ban on Some Hides and Skins