The Japanese government introduced further sanctions against Russia and Belarus on 7 June 2022. These include:

Designations of two Russian and one Belarussian bank

The Japanese government designated 2 additional Russian banks (Credit Bank of Moscow and Russian Agricultural Bank (Rosselkhozbank)) and one Belarussian (Belinvestbank (Belarusian Bank for Development and Reconstruction). These banks are subject to the following sanctions:

  • Restrictions on payments – A license is required to make a payment to the designated banks.
  • Restrictions on capital transactions – A license is required on capital transactions, including deposits, trusts, and loan contracts, etc., with the designated person or entities.

The list of newly designated persons/ entities is available here.

*The asset freeze measures etc. against the newly designated banks, will go into effect on July 7, 2022.

Export ban on products which are strengthening Russia’s industrial base

Effective 17 June 2022, the Japanese government introduced an export ban on a variety of products that strengthen Russia’s industrial base.

Products that are subject to the aforementioned export ban, including related technologies, are as follows (with HS codes):

1. Wood and articles of wood

  • Sheets for veneering (including those obtained by slicing laminated wood), for plywood or for similar laminated wood and other wood, sawn lengthwise, sliced or peeled, whether or not planned, sanded, splices or end-joined, of a thickness not exceeding 6 min: Coniferous (4408.10)
  • (2) Casks, barrels, vats, tubs and other coopers’ products and parts thereof, of wood, including staves. (44.16)

2. Reservoirs, tanks, vats and similar containers for any material (other than compressed or liquefied gas), of iron or steel (73.09)

3. Interchangeable tools for hand tools or for machine-tools (8207.60), Knives and cutting blades, for machines or for mechanical appliances.(82.08)

4. Boilers, machineries and accessories and parts thereof (84.02 (excluding 8402.11), 8405.90, 8406.90, 84.12 (excluding 8412.31, 8412.80, 8412.90), 8414.90, 8415.83, 8420.99, 8421.19, 8421.91, 8424.89, 8424.90, 8425.11, 8426.12, 8426.99, 8428.20, 8428.32, 8428.33, 8428.90, 8429.19, 849.59, 8430.10, 8430.39, 8440.90, 8441.30, 8442.40, 8443.13, 8443.15, 8443.16, 8443.17, 8443.91, 8443.13, 8443.15, 8443.16, 8443.17, 8443.91, 84.44, 8448.11, 8448.19 (limited to those related with 84.44), 84.48 (excluding 8448.20, 8448.31, 8448.32, 8448.39, 8448.59)(excluding 8448.11, 8448.19 (limited to those related with 84.44), 8451.10, 8451.29, 8451.30, 8451.90, 84.53 (excluding 8453.20), 8454.10, 8459.10, 8459.70, 84.61 (excluding 8461.50), 8465.20, 8465.93, 8465.94, 8466.92, 8466.10, 84.72 (excluding 8472.90), 8473.21, 8474.10, 8474.39, 8474.80, 84.75 (excluding 8475.10), 8477.40, 8477.51, 8479.10, 8479.30, 8479.50, 8479.910, 8480.20, 8480.30, 8480.60, 8481.10, 8481.20, 8481.40, 8482.40, 8482.91, 8482.99, 84.84) ,

5. Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof (8501.33, 8501.62, 8501.63, 8501.64, 8502.31, 8502.39, 8502.40, 8504.33, 8504.34, 8505.20, 8506.90, 8507.30, 8514.31, 8525.50, 8530.90, 8532.10, 8533.29, 8535.30, 8535.90, 8539.41, 85.40 (excluding 8540.11, 8540.12, 8540.40, 8540.71), 8543.10, 8547.90)

6. Rail locomotives; locomotive tenders, Railway or tramway maintenance or service vehicles, open wagon (8602.90, 86.04, 8606.92)

7. Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling-stock, and parts and accessories thereof. (8704.10, 8704.22, 8704.32, 8705.90, 8709.90, 8716.20, 8716.39)

8. Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision; parts and accessories thereof (9015.40, 9015.80, 9015.90, 9029.10, 9031.20, 9032.81)

Read our previous blogs on earlier sanctions imposed by the Japanese government here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here and here.

To view Japan’s lists of currently designated persons/entities, click on these links: Russian Federation, Specially designated banks in the Russian Federation, Russian government and its governmental organizations subject to prohibition of issuance or subscription of securities, Russian Specially Designated entities (1), (2) and (3), Crimea, Donetsk People’s Republic and Luhansk People’s Republic, and Republic of Belarus.

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2022年6月7日,日本政府は,ロシア連邦及びベラルーシ共和国関係者に対する以下の追加制裁措置を発表しました。

I. 資産凍結等の対象となるロシア連邦の特定銀行(2団体)(モスクワ・クレジット・バンク,ロシア農業銀行)及びベラルーシ共和国の特定銀行(1団体)(ベルインヴェストバンク(ベラルーシ開発復興銀行))の指定

新たに,以下の措置の対象となるロシア連邦の特定銀行2団体(モスクワ・クレジット・バンク,ロシア農業銀行)及びベラルーシ共和国の特定銀行(1団体)(ベルインヴェストバンク(ベラルーシ開発復興銀行))を追加指定しました。

(1) 支払い等の許可制

(2) 資本取引(預金契約,信託契約及び金銭の貸付契約)等の許可制

新たに指定された団体のリストは,以下でご覧いただけます。

*ロシア連邦の特定銀行として新たに指定された2団体(モスクワ・クレジット・バンク,ロシア農業銀行)及びベラルーシ共和国の特定銀行(1団体)(ベルインヴェストバンク(ベラルーシ開発復興銀行))に対する資産凍結等の措置は,2022年7月7日から実施されます。

II.ロシア連邦の産業基盤強化に資する物品の輸出等の禁止措置

2022年6月17日を施行日として,ロシア連邦の産業基盤強化に資する物品等の輸出の禁止措置が導入されます。

追加対象品目は以下のとおりです。(HSコードを示します。)

1. 木材及びその製品

(1) 化粧ばり用単板及び合板用単板並びにこれらに類する積層木材用単板並びにその他の縦にひき、平 削りし、又は丸剝ぎした木材 (4408.10)

(2) 木製のたる、おけその他これらに類する容器及び木製のこれらの部分品 (44.16)

2. 鉄鋼製の貯蔵タンクその他これに類する容器 (73.09)

3. 手工具用又は加工機械用の互換性工具並びに機械用又は器具用のナイフ及び刃 (8207.60), (82.08)

4. ボイラー及び機械類 並びにこれらの部分品 及び付属品 (84.02 (excluding 8402.11), 8405.90, 8406.90, 84.12 (excluding 8412.31, 8412.80, 8412.90), 8414.90, 8415.83, 8420.99, 8421.19, 8421.91, 8424.89, 8424.90, 8425.11, 8426.12, 8426.99, 8428.20, 8428.32, 8428.33, 8428.90, 8429.19, 849.59, 8430.10, 8430.39, 8440.90, 8441.30, 8442.40, 8443.13, 8443.15, 8443.16, 8443.17, 8443.91, 8443.13, 8443.15, 8443.16, 8443.17, 8443.91, 84.44, 8448.11, 8448.19 (limited to those related with 84.44), 84.48 (excluding 8448.20, 8448.31, 8448.32, 8448.39, 8448.59)(excluding 8448.11, 8448.19 (limited to those related with 84.44), 8451.10, 8451.29, 8451.30, 8451.90, 84.53 (excluding 8453.20), 8454.10, 8459.10, 8459.70, 84.61 (excluding 8461.50), 8465.20, 8465.93, 8465.94, 8466.92, 8466.10, 84.72 (excluding 8472.90), 8473.21, 8474.10, 8474.39, 8474.80, 84.75 (excluding 8475.10), 8477.40, 8477.51, 8479.10, 8479.30, 8479.50, 8479.910, 8480.20, 8480.30, 8480.60, 8481.10, 8481.20, 8481.40, 8482.40, 8482.91, 8482.99, 84.84) ,

5. 電気機器及びその部 分品 (8501.33, 8501.62, 8501.63, 8501.64, 8502.31, 8502.39, 8502.40, 8504.33, 8504.34, 8505.20, 8506.90, 8507.30, 8514.31, 8525.50, 8530.90, 8532.10, 8533.29, 8535.30, 8535.90, 8539.41, 85.40 (excluding 8540.11, 8540.12, 8540.40, 8540.71), 8543.10, 8547.90)

6. 鉄道用機関車、炭水車、鉄道又は軌道の保守用又は作業用の車両及び無蓋車 (8602.90, 86.04, 8606.92)

7. 鉄道用及び軌道用以 外の車両並びにその部 品 (8704.10, 8704.22, 8704.32, 8705.90, 8709.90, 8716.20, 8716.39)

8. 光学機器、写真用機 器、映画用機器、測 定機器、検査機器及 び精密機器並びにこれ らの部分品及び付属 品 (9015.40, 9015.80, 9015.90, 9029.10, 9031.20, 9032.81)

日本のロシアーウクライナ関連の制裁についてのこれまでの記事は,以下のリンクでご確認いただくことができます。

Japan introduces further sanctions against Russia – Sanctions & Export Controls Update (bakermckenzie.com)

現時点での,ロシア連邦,ベラルーシ共和国,ドネツク人民共和国及びルハンスク人民共和国関連の特定者のリストは,以下のリンクでご確認いただくことができます。

(クリミア,ドネツク人民共和国及びルハンスク人民共和国関連)

(ロシア連邦共和国)

(ロシア連邦共和国特定銀行)

(ロシア連邦の政府その他の政府機関等による証券の発行)

100308182.pdf (mofa.go.jp)

100321308.pdf (mofa.go.jp)

(ロシア連邦の特定団体)

(ベラルーシ共和国)