Products for sale in the Crimean stores of two European retailers are being shipped there from Russia via a ferry and port that are subject to EU sanctions, people involved in the transportation said, suggesting companies are finding ways around the punitive economic regime facing Moscow since 2014.
Products carrying the brands of Germany’s Metro AG and Auchan [AUCH.UL] of France are visibly for sale on the shelves of the retailers’ Crimean subsidiaries.
People involved in transporting the goods say they arrived via a ferry that serves the Crimean port of Kerch. European companies are banned from doing business with the ferry …read more
Source: Antigua Observer