Some important changes have been introduced to the system of attestation / certification of products for these markets.
In the countries relating to the Custom Union the new Technical Regulations have entered into force. The new regulation defines new certification procedures for products on the basis of harmonized schemes that allow the issue of valid certificates in the three countries and a new conformity mark.
This process of regulatory evolution is similar to the European approach that has led to the re-accreditation of the certification bodies and qualified staff.
The export of a product or machinery to a market outside the EU regardless the contractual agreement between the parties, must meet a number of technical and regulatory requirements such as:
Abidance by requirements effects Payments, Insurance, Transportation, Customs Clearance of Goods and Specific Responsibilities of the producer in the country of destination, respectively.
Specifically, the goods intended for the markets of the Customs Union require:
For clients who desire to delocalize and to directly establish themselves within either Russia itself or any of the CIS countries, the Center is able to guide its clients through Russia’s recent import substitution policy enacted since 2014.
The Center is able to advise its clients throughout the various government processes and procedures through the in-depth analysis of various industrial parks, commercial areas, tax breaks, custom duty exemptions and possible industrial and non-industrial development funding within the Russian and CIS markets.