The Ministry of industry and trade of the Russian Federation for an extension of the ban on the export of semi-finished leather
The Ministry proposes to extend the ban on the export of semi-finished leather, as well as to introduce a similar protective measures on the export from the territory of the Russian Federation raw hides, said Minister of industry And trade Denis Manturov, at a meeting on the development of light industry.
" I wished to get to the provisions of the leather and footwear sector. In the end, the entry of Russia into the WTO has greatly decreased (export) duties And cancelled ad valorem components, which led to the shortage of raw materials due to increased deliveries abroad, " said Mantrov.
He said that to solve this problem in the last month of summer, the government adopted a decree on the ban for six months of the export of semi-finished leather from the territory of the country. The ban has already led to positive results - increased loading of plants of the Russian Federation.
" We believe it is necessary for this measure to be extended, because it operates only six months. And also spread it on raw hides, as there is a shortage of this raw material, " he added Manturov.
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