ANNOUNCEMENT 30 Jun 2010

In June 2010, the European Commission initiated a new safeguard investigation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 1 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Notice of initiation of a safeguard investigation under Council Regulations (EC) No 260/2009 and (EC) No 625/2009 concerning imports of wireless wide area networking (WWAN) modems, Official Journal (2010/C 171/07)

http://eur-lex.europa.eu/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=OJ:C:2010:171:0006:0008:EN:PDF

Notice of termination of the safeguard investigation initiated under Council Regulations (EC) No 260/2009 and (EC) No 625/2009, concerning imports of wireless wide area networking (WWAN) modems, Official Journal (2011/C 24/09)

http://eur-lex.europa.eu/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=OJ:C:2011:024:0019:0019:EN:PDF


Inception date: No inception date

Safeguard

On 26 January 2011 the European Commission decided to terminate the safeguard investigation concerning imports of wireless wide area networking (WWLAN) modems. The Kingdom of Belgium withdrew its request for safeguard measures on 29 October 2010. (2011/C 24/09)
 
The notice of initiation was first received by the European Commission on 30 June 2010. The safeguard investigation was initiated following a request of the Belgian government. The product concerned in this investigation is "wireless wide area networking (WWAN) modems with a radio antenna and providing Internet Protocol (IP) data connectivity for computing devices and including Wi-Fi routers comprising a WWAN modem (WWAN/Wi-Fi routers)" (quoted from the notice of initiation, see Source)
 

AFFECTED SECTORS