Development of the practice of administrative sanctions for not submitting statistics forms to a customs authority when moving goods between EAEU countries

The version of the Russian Federation Administrative Offenses Code in effect since early 2017 says that there are administrative sanctions for not submitting the statistics form tracking the movement of goods to a customs authority, or for late submission.

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Development of the practice of challenging import customs duty rates as contrary to Russia’s WTO commitments

The Russian Federation has been a member of the World Trade Organization (WTO) since August 22, 2012. As one of the conditions for its accession to the WTO Russia undertook a number of commitments that are defined in the December 16, 2011 Protocol on the Accession of the Russian Federation to the Marrakesh Agreement Establishing the World Trade Organization dated April 15, 1994 (the “Protocol”). Continue reading “Development of the practice of challenging import customs duty rates as contrary to Russia’s WTO commitments”