EU Commission clarifies position on transit of sanctioned goods to Kaliningrad — RT EN

The European Commission prohibits the transit of unsanctioned goods through its territory. However, the regulation only applies to road transport and not to rail transport, the statement said. Lithuania is particularly affected, through which Russia transports goods to Kaliningrad. The European Commission has a guideline on its website on handling goods subject to Russian sanctions […]

US could scrap tariffs on some Chinese goods — RT EN

Inflation in the US hit a 40-year high last month. According to the US Secretary of Commerce, US President Joe Biden is now even considering abolishing tariffs on goods from China that were imposed under ex-President Donald Trump. US President Joe Biden has instructed his administration to consider lifting some tariffs on imports from China […]

Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade prepares list of goods for parallel import — RT DE

23 Apr 2022 11:42 am Russia’s Ministry of Industry and Trade draws up a list of goods that are allowed for parallel import. Accordingly, a total of over 50 product groups from over 200 brands may be sold in Russia without the consent of the manufacturer. Apple, Samsung, Tesla, Bentley and about 200 other branded […]

Price war between consumer goods groups — RT DE

2 Feb 2022 12:46 pm The German food retail industry is in a crisis. A power struggle for price supremacy has broken out, in which the smaller manufacturers are at a disadvantage. Reason are the increased prices for raw materials, transport and energy. The pandemic is also causing delivery problems. The Federal Minister of Economics […]