Russia: Legal Alert: EAEU sets 0% import customs duty on electric vehicles until end of 2021

In brief

The Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) has set import duty at
0% for certain types of electric vehicles.

The zero rate will apply for the importation of electric vehicles into Russia,
Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan from 4 May 2020 until 31
December 2021. 


Read the full English version of the Legal Alert here:

Read the full Russian version of the Legal Alert here:

Contact Information
Vladimir Efremov
Partner at BakerMcKenzie
Lesnaya Street
Alexander Bychkov
Partner at BakerMcKenzie
Lesnaya Street
Maxim Kalinin
Partner at BakerMcKenzie
St. Petersburg

© 2021 Baker & McKenzie. Ownership: This site (Site) is a proprietary resource owned exclusively by Baker McKenzie (meaning Baker & McKenzie International and its member firms, including Baker & McKenzie LLP). Use of this site does not of itself create a contractual relationship, nor any attorney/client relationship, between Baker McKenzie and any person. Non-reliance and exclusion: All information on this Site is of general comment and for informational purposes only and may not reflect the most current legal and regulatory developments. All summaries of the laws, regulation and practice are subject to change. The information on this Site is not offered as legal or any other advice on any particular matter, whether it be legal, procedural or otherwise. It is not intended to be a substitute for reference to (and compliance with) the detailed provisions of applicable laws, rules, regulations or forms. Legal advice should always be sought before taking any action or refraining from taking any action based on any information provided in this Site. Baker McKenzie, the editors and the contributing authors do not guarantee the accuracy of the contents and expressly disclaim any and all liability to any person in respect of the consequences of anything done or permitted to be done or omitted to be done wholly or partly in reliance upon the whole or any part of the contents of this Site. Attorney Advertising: This Site may qualify as “Attorney Advertising” requiring notice in some jurisdictions. To the extent that this Site may qualify as Attorney Advertising, PRIOR RESULTS DO NOT GUARANTEE A SIMILAR OUTCOME. All rights reserved. The content of the this Site is protected under international copyright conventions. Reproduction of the content of this Site without express written authorization is strictly prohibited.