ANNOUNCEMENT 23 Apr 2014In April 2014, the European Commission announced a change in import tariff quotas.
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On 23 April 2014, the EC announced the introduction of a zero duty import tariff quota on poultrymeat originating in Ukraine. Poultrymeat is subject to a 16 000 tonnes duty free import tariff quota, while frozen poultrymeat is subject to an additional 20 000 tonnes quota.
The measure is temporary and will expire on 31 October 2014. Earlier in April 2014, the EC already eliminated most of the customs duties on goods originating in Ukraine (see related measure).