Russia: Renewed Temporary Export Ban on Some Hides and Skins

On July 12, 2016, the Russian Government issued Decree No. 665 imposing a temporary export ban on hides and skins which fall under EAEU HS codes 4104 11 and 4104 19 from July 18, 2016, until January 18, 2017. According to the Government decree, both items are critical for the domestic market. The new measure follows three similar 6-month export bans on the same items, the latest of which expired on May 30, 2016.

Russia: Renewed Temporary Export Ban on Some Hides and Skins