Russia adopted a ban on the import of many Ukrainian goods
On December 29 2018, the Russian Federation imposed the embargo against a number of goods produced on or transported through the Ukrainian territory. The embargo mainly concerns industrial products.
What was banned
- wheat and meslin (a mixture of wheat and rye);
- sunflower, safflower and cotton oil;
- extracts and juices of meat, fish or crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates;
- ready-made or preserved fish;
- sturgeon caviar and its substitutes;
- preserved vegetables, fruits and nuts;
- jams, jellies, marmalades, purees and pastes of fruit or nuts;
- fruit and vegetable juices;
- confectionery that does not contain cacao;
- chocolate and other products containing cacao;
- flour confectionery, cakes, pastries and other bakery goods (incl. bread);
- wine, including liqueur wines;
- malt beer;
- methyl alcohol;
- liqueurs and other alcoholic beverages.
The embargo imposed in 2016 remains on the food products listed below:
- meat and meat products;
- milk and dairy products;
- fish and fish products;
- vegetables and fruits;
- gas turbines with a capacity of over 5,000 KW, produced on or dispatched from the territory of Ukraine (except for civil aircraft turbines).