The manufacturer of computer equipment “Aquarius” was included in the US sanctions list. Transactions must be closed by October 15th. The updated stop list includes 30 Russian companies and electronics research institutes.
Starting October 15, American companies are prohibited from transactions involving LLC Aquarius Group of Companies and any legal entities in which Aquarius owns 50% or more.
This is reported by Interfax, referring to the materials of the Office for Foreign Assets Control of the US Treasury Department (OFAC).
The updated sanctions list includes 30 Russian companies and research institutes in the field of electronics.
The SDN List was replenished by the developers of MCST processors (Elbrus processors) and Baikal Electronics (Baikal processors), the developer of microcircuits and security systems JSC SPC Elvis, the manufacturer of printed circuit boards Core FAP Dubna, the manufacturer of microcircuits JSC Angstrem , as well as the Element group, which is a joint venture between the state corporation Rostec and PJSC AFK Sistema in the field of microelectronics.
“The imposed sanctions put the local production of electronics in a difficult position, on which, among other things, many manufacturers of software and hardware systems for information security depended,” Ilya Shabanov, editor-in-chief of Anti-Malware.ru, comments on the news. – If production can be maintained, then problems with the supply of components will have to be solved through parallel imports, which will affect the cost of production. The end customer will suffer in any case.”
Vendors agree with this opinion.
Both with components and equipment,