In Sochi plan to open a duty-free shop. This follows from the draft government decree prepared by the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation. The duty-free shop will be located in the arrivals area of the airport.
Duty free shops can appear in the arrivals area of 43 airports, including the airports of the cities of the southern Federal district: Astrakhan, Volgograd, Krasnodar, Sochi, Rostov-on-don. “In accordance with the Customs code of the Eurasian economic Union, the goods placed under the customs procedure of free trade are implemented, including individuals arriving to the customs territory of the Eurasian economic Union”, — stated in the explanatory note to the document.
The decision may enter into force 30 days after official publication of the signed document, the website aviaport.ru.