Export Control News
Act on export control of dual-use items to be reformed
The Ministry for Foreign Affairs has launched a project to reform the legislation governing the export control of dual-use items. The purpose is to enact national legislation that complements the EU’s new Export Control Regulation and to bring the current legislation up to date in other respects, too.
Fifth sanctions package issued, scope of EU’s export restrictions imposed on Russia extended
On 8 April 2022, the European Union issued new sanctions, most of which will enter into force on 9 April 2022. [link] The new sanctions package will expand, for example, the export restrictions imposed on Russia and restrict imports and transport related to trade with Russia.