New amendments will concern equipment meant for processing alimentary products and destined for public catering: office canteens, restaurants, cafes, bars, etc.
On June 01, 2016 the Russian government excluded foodstuffs prohibited for importation destined for the production of children food from the embargo list. Among such products: beef, chicken and vegetables. The Ministry of Agriculture (Minselkhoz) will be responsable for defining the products’ scope of application.
The board members of the Eurasian Economic Commission approved on May 10, 2016 the decision on the technical regulation on requirements for liquefied gas implemented as fuel.
On April 28, 2016 the French National Assembly adopted a motion to the resolution which suggests not extending the European sanctions against Russia.
Changes to the plan of elaboration of new technical regulations, as well as amendments which are planned to be introduced into the regulations in force.
Changes to the technical regulation of the Customs Union CU TR 018/2011 on safety of wheeled vehicles starting from 2018. New requirements concerning vehicles (chassis) are going to be added.
Starting from January 01, 2017 a new version of the HS Nomenclature is going to be applied.
The Eurasian Economic Commission published the decree regarding the elaboration of the technical regulation "On safety of buildings and constructions, construction materials/articles". The provisional date of putting the new technical regulation into effect is set for January 1, 2018.
After 2 years of negotiations and postponing the agreement between the European Union and Ukraine concerning the creation of the free trade area eventually came into force on January 1st, 2016.