The parallel import mechanism will be extended to 2023. Denis Manturov, head of the Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade, said that a decision on this topic had been prepared.
The Minister also noted: “Let’s proceed from the fact that we are talking about an extension for 2023, and then how it will turn out.” And Denis Manturov added that the authorities are interested in domestic companies occupying a niche in the market, the correspondent reports. DOPs with reference to TASS.
In what format the mechanism will be extended depends on how the situation with the market and companies that decide on the supply of their goods will develop, the head of the department added.
Recently the ministry added reagents and consumables for cancer treatment equipment on the list of parallel imports.
In July, the department also approved adjustments to the list.
clarifiedthat the changes are of a targeted nature and are associated both with the addition of the list of products allowed for parallel imports by brands that have stopped deliveries to the Russian Federation, and with the exclusion of some brands that have resumed deliveries to the country.