Decree on Prohibiting Transit of Petrol, Gas Oil and Similar Hydrocarbons Across the Territory of Iran

Nourlaw-28 May 2020- Tehran-The Council of Ministers, upon the Proposal of the Ministry of Petroleum and in accordance with Article 125 of Iranian Customs Affairs Law, issued the following Decree at its session dated 28/02/1399 (17 May 2020):

Transiting of petrol, gas oil and similar hydrocarbons (subject of the Tariff NO.271012 of the Customs Affairs Law) across the territory of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the neighboring countries shall be banned till the end of the year 1399 (20 March 2020- 20 March 2021). The shipments currently existing at the southern ports and customs of the country shall also be subject to this Decree.