Ilyashev & Partners is representing the interests of the Ukrainian DIY hypermarket network Epicentr K in its revision of safeguard measures concerning the import into Ukraine of china tableware and flatware.
On April 4, 2014, the Interagency International Trade Committee set out the safeguard measures to be implemented for a term of three years in the form of safeguard duty. According to Ilyashev & Partners, this tariff amounts to:
- from the date of safeguard measures application: 35.6%
- after 12 months from the date of their application: 32%
- after 24 months from the date of their application: 28.8%.
Ilyashev & Partners describes Epicentr K as "the largest network of Ukrainian construction and household hypermarkets of 'Do It Yourself' format," and says that "it is comprised of 43 hypermarkets with total space about 1 million of square meters."
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