Britain will impose new sanctions against Russia and Belarus, trying to affect trade worth 2 billion US dollars

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson

The British government said in a statement on Sunday that Britain is today announcing a new package of sanctions on Russia and Belarus, targeting their trade worth 1.7 billion pounds (US$2 billion).

Russian army is wreaking havoc in Ukraine. In this regard, other western countries including America are demanding an immediate ceasefire. Whereas the UK regarding the Russian attack (United Kingdom) has announced its new economic sanctions. It is reported that Britain (Britain) Russia with its new sanctions (Russia) and Belarus (Belarus) It has set a target of influencing trade worth US$ 2 billion.

The British government said the United Kingdom is introducing a new package of sanctions against Russia and Belarus, aimed at a total trade of US$2 billion. Britain is today announcing a new package of sanctions on Russia and Belarus, targeting trade worth 1.7 billion pounds (US$2 billion), a move to further weaken Putin’s war machine (Russian President Vladimir). has been designed for.

Platinum will also be included in import duty

The new sanctions will bring the total value of products subject to full or partial import and export restrictions since the start of Russia’s special military operation in Ukraine to more than £4 billion. The UK government said the new import duty would cover 1.4 billion pounds of goods, including platinum and palladium. In addition, the planned export restrictions will affect import exports to sectors of the Russian economy worth more than £250 million.

The British government specified that Russia was one of the leading platinum and palladium producing countries and that its related imports into the United Kingdom were significant. The new sanctions are the third wave of trade sanctions that the United Kingdom has imposed against Russia. According to the UK government, about 96 per cent of UK imports from Russia and more than 60 per cent of UK exports to Russia are now subject to sanctions, excluding gold and energy.

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