Last Updated: June 24, 2024

OJSC "BELAZ"

Aliases

ОАО " БЕЛАЗ"; ААТ «БЕЛАЗ»; Belarusski Avtomobilnyi Zavod (BelAZ); Open vennootschap op aandelen “BELAZ”; Belarusski Avtomobilni Zavod (BelAZ); Open Joint Stock Company “BELAZ” - Management Company of Holding “BELAZ-HOLDING”; Offene Aktiengesellschaft ‚BELAZ‘ – Verwaltungsgesellschaft der Holding ‚BELAZ-HOLDING‘; Veřejná akciová společnost ...

Address

40 let Octyabrya St. 4, 222161, Zhodino, Minsk region, Belarus, WEB[https://belaz.by]

Linked to

https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=uriserv%3AOJ.L_.2022.046.01.0003.01.ENG&toc=OJ%3AL%3A2022%3A046%3ATOC

Official reason

OJSC BelAZ is one of the leading state-owned companies in Belarus and one of the largest manufacturers of large trucks and large dump trucks in the world. It is a source of significant revenue for the Lukashenka regime. Lukashenka stated that the government will always support the company, and described it as a ‘Belarusian brand’ and ‘part of the n...

Other Information

(Date of UN designation: 2021-06-21)

Date of listing

2022-02-25

Program information

Authority

EU

Program

Restrictive measures in view of the situation in Belarus and the involvement of Belarus in the Russian aggression against Ukraine

Regime

EU country specific

Target State

Belarus

Measures

Asset freeze and prohibition to make funds available, Restrictions on admission

Sanctions Portfolio

- All assets of the listed persons and entities should be frozen. It is also prohibited to make any funds or assets directly or indirectly available to them. - Member States shall enforce travel restrictions on persons listed in the Annex of Council Decision 2012/642/CFSP.

Official Information

The Council of the EU first adopted restrictive measures against certain officials of Belarus on 24 September 2004. Targeted measures were imposed against persons who are considered by the Pourgourides Report to be key actors in the unresolved disappearances of four well-known persons in Belarus in 1999-2000. Additional listings were introduced fol...

Program URL

https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=CELEX%3A02012D0642-20220604