Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Russia
Commodity Group
Milk and dairy products
Commodity
All
Date
01/08/2012
Policy Category
Trade
Policy Instrument
WTO accession
Description
Announced that, following the formal access to the WTO on 22 August 2012, the duty on dairy products will fall from its current 19.8 percent to 14.9 percent (fully implemented); some whey products will be subject to tariff rate quotas (TRQs); imports entering the market within the quota will face lower tariffs; and higher duties will be applied to products imported outside the quota.