On February 23, the EU Council signed a decree on the introduction of restrictive measures in connection with Russia's recognition of the LPR and DPR.


In accordance with Article 4 of the Resolution, a list of goods (Annex II) has been established that «It shall be prohibited to sell, supply, transfer or export goods and technology listed in Annex II to the LPR and DPR:

(a) to any natural or legal person, entity, or body in the specified territories, or

(b) for use in the specified territories.

Annex II shall include certain goods and technologies suited for use in the following key sectors:

(i) transport.

(ii) telecommunications.

(iii) energy.

(iv) the prospecting, exploration and production of oil, gas and mineral resources».


Chapter 27

Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation;
bituminous substances; mineral waxes

Chapter 28

Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious
metals, of rare-earth metals, of radioactive elements or of isotopes

Chapter 29

Organic chemicals


Prepared binders for foundry moulds or cores; chemical products and preparations of the
chemical or allied industries (including those consisting of mixtures of natural products),
not elsewhere specified or included

3826 00

Biodiesel and mixtures thereof, not containing or containing less than 70 % by weight of
petroleum oils or oils obtained from bituminous minerals

Chapter 72

Iron and steel

Chapter 73

Articles of iron or steel

Chapter 74

Copper and articles thereof

Chapter 75

Nickel and articles thereof

Chapter 76

Aluminium and articles thereof

Chapter 78

Lead and articles thereof

Chapter 79

Zinc and articles thereof

Chapter 80

Tin and articles thereof

Chapter 81

Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof

8207 13 00

Rock-drilling or earth-boring tools, interchangeable, with working
parts of sintered metal carbides or cermets

8207 19 10

Rock-drilling or earth-boring tools, interchangeable, with working
parts of diamond or agglomerated diamond

Most of the positions of Chapter 84

Nuclear reactors, boilers, equipment and mechanical devices; their parts

Most of the positions of Chapter 85

Electrical machines and equipment, their parts; sound recording and sound reproducing equipment, equipment for recording and reproducing television images and sound, their parts and accessories

Chapter 86

Railway or tramway locomotives, rolling stock and parts thereof; railway or tramway track
fixtures and fittings and parts thereof; mechanical (including electromechanical) traffic
signalling equipment of all kinds

Some positions from Chapter 87

Means of land transport, other than railway or tram rolling stock, and their parts and accessories

Chapter 88

Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof

Chapter 89

Ships, boats and floating structures

Chapter 90

Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, control, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; their parts and accessories

Chapter 98

Complete industrial plant


The prohibitions in paragraphs 1 and 2 shall be without prejudice to the execution until 24 August 2022 of an obligation arising from a contract concluded before 23 February 2022, or from ancillary contracts necessary for the execution of such contracts, provided that the competent authority has been informed at least five working days in advance.