List of Goods for Parallel Import is Amended

The Ministry of Industry and Trade approved the Decree No. 4456 dd 20.10.20221 amending the Decree No. 1532 of 19 April 2022 “On goods admissible for parallel import, that shall not be restricted by art. 1359(6) and 1487 of the Civil Code”2. That is the 4th edition of this Decree.

The following groups of goods were introduced to the list, so that they are now eligible for parallel import into Russia:

alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks: Commodity Group 22 of EAEU CN of FEA, which includes whiskey, rum, liquor and aperitives such as Jack Daniel’s, Jim Beam, Johnnie Walker, Jägermeister, Malibu, etc.

  • some brands of petrol and oil: Case, Deutz-Fahr, John Deere

  • household chemicals: Frosh, Dr. Berckmann, ecover and Amway

  • aluminum metal constructions: Cosmo, Stago, Sungmi, etc.

  • games, toys and sports equipment: Adidas, Disney, DC Comics, Marvel, Vespa, etc.

  • several brands Panasonic, Toshiba, Electrolux, etc. were added to other commodity groups of EAEU CN of FEA

At the same time a number of brands were removed from the list (Henkel (from 34 group of EAEU CN of FEA), Kyocera, Kärcher, Hankook, Avon, Billionaire, Philipp Plein, Trussardi, Tru Trussardi, legrand, Denyo, Sharp, Aqua Di Parma, Burberry, Dolce&Gabbana, Giorgio Armani, Shiseido, camel active, s.Oliver, Tommy Hilfiger, Gant, Geox, Pepe Jeans, Tom Tailor, Karl Lagerfeld, Liu Jo, United Colors of Benetton, etc). Therefore, an unauthorized import of such goods into Russia is prohibited. 

1 Registered by the Ministry of Justice on 2 November 2022 No. 70811
2 Registered by the Ministry of Justice on 6 May 2022 No. 68421