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Concerning sanctions adopted following Russia’s military aggression against Ukraine and Belarus' involvement in it.

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  • Directorate-General for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union

Restrictions on diamonds

FAQs on sanctions against Russia and Belarus, with focus on the following provisions: Article 3p of Council Regulation (EU) No 833/2014.

Topic
Trade and customs
  • General guidelines
  • Directorate-General for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union

“No re-export to Russia” clause

FAQs on sanctions against Russia and Belarus, with focus on the following provision: Article 12g of Council Regulation (EU) No 833/2014.

Topic
Trade and customs
  • General guidelines
  • Directorate-General for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union

Transit of listed goods via Russia

FAQs on sanctions against Russia and Belarus, with focus on the following provisions: Articles 2, 2a, 3, 3b, 3c, 3f, 3g, 3h, 3i, and 3k of Council Regulation (EU) No 833/2014.

Topic
Trade and customs
  • General guidelines
  • Directorate-General for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union

Imports, purchase and transfer of listed goods

FAQs on sanctions against Russia and Belarus, with focus on the following provisions: Articles 3g, 3i, 3m and 3o of Council Regulation (EU) No 833/2014.

Topic
Trade and customs
  • General guidelines
  • Directorate-General for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union

Divestment from Russia

FAQs on sanctions against Russia and Belarus, with focus on the following provision: Art. 12b of Council Regulation (EU) No 833/2014.

Topic
Trade and customs
  • General guidelines
  • Directorate-General for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union

Export-related restrictions for dual-use goods and advanced technologies

FAQs on sanctions against Russia and Belarus, with focus on the following provisions: Articles 2, 2a and 2b of Council Regulation (EU) No 833/2014. Correlation table included.

Topic
Trade and customs
  • General guidelines
  • Directorate-General for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union

Luxury goods

FAQs on sanctions against Russia and Belarus, with focus on the following provision: Article 3h of Council Regulation (EU) No 833/2014.

Topic
Trade and customs
  • General guidelines
  • Directorate-General for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union

Customs related matters

FAQs on sanctions against Russia and Belarus, with focus on the following legislation: Council Regulation (EU) No 833/2014; Council Regulation (EU) No 692/2014; Council Regulation (EU) 2022/263.

Topic
Trade and customs
  • General guidelines
  • Directorate-General for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union

Donetsk, Kherson, Luhansk and Zaporizhzhia oblasts

FAQs on sanctions against Russia and Belarus, with focus on the following legislation: Council Regulation (EU) 2022/263.

Topic
Trade and customs
  • General guidelines
  • Directorate-General for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union

Technical assistance

FAQs on sanctions against Russia and Belarus, with focus on the following provisions: Articles 1(c) and 1(d) of Council Regulation (EU) No 833/2014.

Topic
Trade and customs
  • General guidelines
  • Directorate-General for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union

Maritime safety

FAQs on sanctions against Russia and Belarus, with focus on the following provisions: Articles 2(4)(d), 2a(4)(d) and 3f Council Regulation (EU) No 833/2014.

Topic
Trade and customs
  • General guidelines
  • Directorate-General for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union

Financial assistance

FAQs on sanctions against Russia and Belarus, with focus on the following legislation: Council Regulation (EU) No 833/2014; Council Regulation (EU) No 692/2014; Council Regulation (EU) 2022/263.

Topic
Trade and customs