Etsy has no authority or control over the independent decision-making of these providers.
This includes items that pre-date sanctions, since we have no way to verify when they were actually removed from the restricted location.
Secretary of Commerce, to any person located in Russia or Belarus.
If we have reason to believe you are operating your account from a sanctioned location, such as any of the places listed above, or are otherwise in violation of any economic sanction or trade restriction, we may suspend or terminate your use of our Services.
As a global company based in the US with operations in other countries, Etsy must comply with economic sanctions and trade restrictions, including, but not limited to, those implemented by the Office of Foreign Assets Control "OFAC" of the US Department of the Treasury.