Russia: Some Baby Food Inputs Excluded from Russian Food Ban

On May 27, 2016, the Russian Government issued decree No. 472, amending the list of agricultural products that are subject to Russia’s food ban to exclude frozen beef (HS heading 0202), poultry (0207) and frozen and dried vegetable items (0710 and 0712) used specifically for the production of baby food from the ban. According to the decree, published on June 1, 2016, the Ministry of Agriculture shall regulate imports of such products via a special procedure, yet to be developed, including through approval of their intended use and volume.

Russia: Some Baby Food Inputs Excluded from Russian Food Ban