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Об итогах внешней и взаимной торговли товарами Таможенного союза в январе-июне 2012 г.
28 августа 2012 | Таможенно-тарифное регулирование

По оперативным данным объем внешней торговли товарами государств – членов Таможенного союза за январь-июнь 2012 г. составил 459,6 млрд. долларов США, в том числе экспорт – 302,9 млрд. долларов США, импорт – 156,7 млрд. долларов США. Стоимостной объем экспорта по сравнению с январем-июнем 2011 г. в текущих ценах увеличился на 9,7%, или на 26,9 млрд. долларов США, импорта – на 4,8%, или на 7,2 млрд. долларов США.

Arman Shakkaliev: "Efficient interaction between competition agencies and the Commission is the key to improving business climate in our countries"
26 March | Competition and Antitrust regulation

Relevant matters of improving the Eurasian Economic Union's law, past year’s results and plans for the upcoming period were discussed by Heads of the EAEU countries’ competition agencies and Arman Shakkaliev, Member of the Board – Minister in charge of Competition and Antitrust Regulation of the Eurasian Economic Commission during an online consultation held on March 25 (the so-called "5+1" format).

EEC continues creating favorable competitive environment for EAEU business
26 March | Competition and Antitrust regulation

This was told by Arman Shakkaliev, Member of the Board in charge of Competition and Antitrust Regulation of the Eurasian Economic Commission, during the specialized session of the Annual Antitrust Forum of the Russian Corporate Counsel Association "Healthy Economy – Healthy Competition". According to him, the proactive antitrust regulation applied by the Commission, including the "soft law" tools – warnings and cautions and the antitrust compliance system, is designed to shape relevant mentality among business representatives.

EEC and European Commission discussed cooperation on competition policy
18 March | Competition and Antitrust regulation

The first meeting of representatives of the Eurasian Economic Commission's Competition and Antitrust Regulation Unit and the European Commission's Competition Directorate took place in online environments.

Corporate sellers of medical devices in EAEU market paid fines for participating in transboundary "cartel"
25 February | Competition and Antitrust regulation

Some of defendants in the case of competition rules violation from the Republic of Belarus (Belvivad, LLC and Assomedica, LLC) and the Russian Federation (Euromax, LLC) as well as their officials paid fines to the budget of the Eurasian Economic Union countries for participating in the anticompetitive agreement.

EEC to develop new approaches to antitrust compliance based on standardization system
19 February | Competition and Antitrust regulation

This was reported by Arman Shakkaliev, Member of the Board — Minister in charge of Competition and Antitrust Regulation of the Eurasian Economic Commission, at the plenary session of the annual Antimonopoly Forum organized by the Russian Federal Antimonopoly Service jointly with the Association of Antimonopoly Experts.

State price regulation in Belarus and Russia helped stabilize prices for socially relevant food products
16 February | Competition and Antitrust regulation

Along with that, according to market experts, the introduction of state regulation has neither restricted competition nor resulted in reducing the number of economic entities or emerging trade barriers.

EEC restored bona fide competition in tea beverage market
04 February | Competition and Antitrust regulation

The Department for Antitrust Regulation of the Eurasian Economic Commission involving representatives of the competition agencies of the Eurasian Economic Union countries has approved and issued a Proposal to eliminate violations of the general competition rules in the transboundary market of tea beverages. In September last year, the Greenfield tea manufacturer - Orimi Group of Companies, filed an application with the Commission about unfair competition on the part of a number of companies registered in the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan. The trademark owner claimed that the design of labels of tea beverages sold by the companies listed in the application was "confusingly similar" to the Greenfield trademarks.​

Eurasian Economic Commission initiated case against Alcon Group and its distributors in EAEU
25 January | Competition and Antitrust regulation

The relevant decision was adopted in the EEC at the meeting of the commission for considering the case of violation of the general rules of competition in the transboundary market for the sale of medical systems manufactured by Alcon.

EEC relevant units to check testing laboratories for compliance with EAEU Treaty
22 January | Competition and Antitrust regulation

The Competition and Antitrust Regulation Unit jointly with the Technical Regulation Unit of the Eurasian Economic Commission has reviewed the results of a preliminary study of competition in the markets for testing laboratory services in the technical regulation system.