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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Higher Tariffs on Zinc

MOSCOW -- Russia officially published a government resolution setting a 10 percent export tariff on zinc and zinc alloys Wednesday.

The resolution, signed by Prime Minister Vladimir Putin on Dec. 8, took effect immediately.

The resolution also raises the tariff on some ores and concentrates containing a range of metals to 6.5 percent from 5 percent previously.