Ukraine: Sanctions against Russia

Updated: Apr 21


The sanctions against Russia with regard to the situation in Ukraine, Donetsk, Luhansk, Crimea and Sevastopol are extending more and more. Do you want a short, but complete and precise update on the sanctions in place at EU level ?

RespectUs, the export control compliance experts, have set up a dedicated webpage for the EU Russia sanctions.

These include:

Sanctions regarding trade on goods and technology

  • defence-related products

  • goods contributing to Russia's military and technological enhancement

  • dual-use goods

  • goods originating in Donetsk/Luhansk and Crimea/Sevastopol

  • goods for oil refining

  • goods for aviation and space industry

  • goods for use in oil and gas production

  • goods and technology for use in transport, telecommunications, energy, oil, gas and mineral resources

  • maritime navigation goods

  • iron & steel products

  • luxury goods

  • goods generating significant revenues for Russia

  • coal and other solid fossil fuels

  • goods contributing to the enhancements of Russian industrial capabilities


Financial sanctions

  • freezing of funds

  • issuance of financial instruments

  • trade financing

  • deposits

  • reserves

  • banknotes

  • Swift messaging

  • credit rating services

  • investment in Donetsk/Luhansk and Crimea/Sevastopol

  • financing under EU, Euratom or EU States national programmes

  • management and business services