The volume of deliveries of goods to Russia through parallel imports was about $ 4 billion. This was stated by the head of the Ministry of Economic Development Maxim Reshetnikov at the meeting of the Central Federal District Investment Council (CFD). author Interfax.
“Parallel imports are working, 307,000 tons of goods worth about $4 billion were imported,” the Minister of Economic Development said.
Parallel imports are imported without the permission of the copyright holder. Today in Russia this mechanism legalized For the period up to the end of 2022.
Such imports are applied to the goods list approved by the Ministry of Industry and Trade. The list includes more than 50 items, including cars (Volkswagen, Skoda, BMW, Toyota, etc.), electronics (Apple, Samsung, Sony, etc.), home appliances (Siemens, Dyson, etc.), game consoles (Xbox). contains the category. and PlayStation) and much more.
The list is expected to be updated periodically. He’s already done it once. Ministry of Industry and Trade in the first half of July Additional A list of parallel imports of Siemens, BMW and Lego brands.
On July 29, the head of the Ministry of Economic Development declarationHe said that the situation in the Russian economy continues to develop better than the forecasts given in March-April.