Russia’s Regime of Foreign Investment Restrictions in Strategic Sectors with Focus on Mineral Resource Investments

September 2018

This briefing summarizes the relevant initial packet of laws and amendments (enacted in 2008) and the various follow-on related law amendments, Government decrees and FAS and Ministry of Natural Resources instructions, rulings and explanations (both formal and informal) adopted since then to date. Readers should check for further possible important developments occurring after the date on the cover page. (And uncertainties as to application of the regime in a particular case may be clarified with the Authorized Agency – FAS.)