ANNOUNCEMENT 28 Mar 2011

In March 2011, the European Commission announced a change in import tariff quotas.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 01 Apr 2011 | Removal date: 30 Sep 2011
Still in force

Import tariff quota

On 28 March 2011 the European Commission announced a temporary suspension for an exceptional tariff quota of sugar of 300 tonnes (HS:1701) for the marketing year 2010/2011.
 
On 20 June 2011, the European Commission decided to increase the tariff quota by 200 000 tons and to extend the scheme until 30 September 2011. The total tariff rate quota finally amounts to 500 000 tons.
 
 
 
 

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