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Generalised System of Preferences (GSP) and preferential rules of origin

  • Date: 17/03/2009, 15.00-16.30 (Registration closed)
  • Location: Room1B, Centre Albert Borschette, rue Froissart 36, 1040 Brussels
  • Registration closes on : 12/03/2009 12:00

Meeting details

  • Date: 17/03/2009, 15.00-16.30 (registration closed)
  • Location: Room1B, Centre Albert Borschette, rue Froissart 36, 1040 Brussels
  • Registration closes on : 12/03/2009 12:00

The purpose of the meeting is to give an overview of the revised GSP scheme for 2009-2011. Developments in relation to preferential rules of origin will also be addressed. This meeting has been organised at the request of the civil society.

LEAD PARTICIPANTS:

- Mr Peter Young, Deputy Head of Unit, Trade and Development Unit, Directorate-General for Trade
- Ms Maria Isabel Garcia Catalan, Industrial Tariffs and Non-tariff Negotiations Unit, Directorate-General for Trade
- Ms Oksana Zikuna, Origin, Valuation and Trade facilitation Unit, DG Taxation and Customs Union


Moderator: Ms Ramona Samson, Civil Society Coordinator, Directorate-General for Trade

Agenda:

1. Introduction by Directorate-General for Trade
2. Questions and answers
3. Discussion

For more information on GSP/ GSP+: http://ec.europa.eu/trade/issues/global/gsp/index_en.htm
For more information on the GSP legislation: http://ec.europa.eu/trade/issues/global/gsp/legis/index_en.htm
For more information on the general aspects of preferential origin: http://ec.europa.eu/taxation_customs/customs/customs_duties/rules_origin/preferential/index_en.htm
For background information, please refer to the GSP website: http://ec.europa.eu/trade/issues/global/gsp/index_en.htm

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Organisations that have registered to participate in this meeting.

  • Mr Georgios Altintzis, International Trade Union Confederation
  • Prof. EDUARD ARRUGA I VALERI, SOCIETAT CATALANA D' ECONOMIA (funded)
  • Mr Erik Bergelin, Association des Constructeurs Européens d'Automobiles
  • Mr Denny Cobianchi, The EU Vegetable Oil and Proteinmeal Industry
  • Mr Bernhard CONZEN, International Confederation of European Beet Growers
  • Mr Barbaros Corekoglu, Comité du commerce des céréales, aliments du bétail, oléagineux, huile d'olive, huiles et graisses et agrofournitures de l'U.E.
  • Ms Valérie Corre, European Union of Ethanol Producers (UEPA)
  • Ms Sandra Derocle, Comité Européen de Liaison des Commerces Agricoles et Agro-alimentaires
  • Ms Maja-Alexandra Dittel, CEJA - Conseil Européen des Jeunes Agriculteurs
  • Mrs Evelyne Dollet, FoodDrinkEurope
  • Ms Lotte Drieghe, centre for EU studies
  • Ms Codruta-Liliana Filip, European Federation of the Food, Agriculture and Tourism Trade Unions
  • Mr Georg Fisch, Industrial Ethanol Association
  • Ms Laura Girol Balanyà, European Association of Sugar Traders (ASSUC)
  • Mr Piergiorgio Graziotti, CEJA - Conseil Européen des Jeunes Agriculteurs
  • Mr Bernd Gruner, Comité Européen de Liaison des Commerces Agricoles et Agro-alimentaires
  • Dr Pierre Gröning, Foreign Trade Association
  • Mr Andreas Guth, European Information, Communications and Consumer Electronics Technology Industry Association (EICTA)
  • Mr Jose Luis Gutiérrez-Aranda, Africa Europe Faith and Justice Network
  • Mr Gustavo Hernandez, Koepel van de Vlaamse Noord-Zuidbeweging - 11.11.11
  • Mr Francois de Paul HOUNGUE, Africa Europe Faith and Justice Network
  • Ms Lise Andreasen Høyer, Danish Dairy Board Brussels s.a.
  • Ms Tzonka Iotzova, European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)
  • Ms Patricia Jimenez, Heinrich Böll Foundation (HBF)
  • Ms. Monique Jones, EUROMETAUX
  • Mr Ralph Kamphöner, EuroCommerce
  • Mrs Hanna Khan, EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION OF DAIRY TRADE
  • Ms Inga Klawitter, CEJA - Conseil Européen des Jeunes Agriculteurs
  • Ms Muriel Korter , CAOBISCO
  • Ms Elena Lazzarotto, Confcommercio International
  • Ms Catherine LION, Bureau Européen de l'Agriculture Française
  • CEFS Dominique Lund, COMITE EUROPEEN des FABRICANTS de SUCRE
  • Ms Anja Lörcher, EuroCommerce
  • Ms Karin Mader, Landwirtschaftskammer Österreich
  • Mr Marc Maes, Koepel van de Vlaamse Noord-Zuidbeweging - 11.11.11
  • Ms Sylvie Mamias, SACAR - Secrétariat des Associations du Commerce Agricole Réunies / Joint Secretariat of Agricultural Trade Associations
  • Mr Angel Martin, Asociación Agraria Jóvenes Agricultores (ASAJA)
  • Ms Carolin Mengel, German NGO Forum on Environment & Development (funded)
  • Mr, Francesco Mongera, GRUPO SUR
  • Ms Marianne Nichols, Association de l'Aviculture, de l'Industrie et du Commerce de Volailles dans les Pays de l'Union Europeenne asbl
  • Ms Céline Nicodeme, European Confederation of Footwear Industry (CEC)
  • Ms. Helle Damgaard Nielsen, International Trade Union Confederation
  • Ms. Titilayo Obiri, European Branded Clothing Alliance
  • Mr Patrick PAGANI, COMITE EUROPEEN des FABRICANTS de SUCRE
  • Ms Evelyne Pichenot, European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)
  • Mrs Alba RIDAO-BOULOUMIÉ, ASSOCIATION EUROPÉENNE DU COMMERCE DE FRUITS ET LÉGUMES DE L'UE - European Fruit and Vegetables Trade Association
  • Mr Zbigniew Roskwitalski, Gdynia Cotton Association (funded)
  • Mr Serhan Salman, Turkish Industry & Business Association
  • Mr Martin Schellhorn, European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)
  • Ms Birthe Steenberg , Association de l'Aviculture, de l'Industrie et du Commerce de Volailles dans les Pays de l'Union Europeenne asbl
  • Ms Karin Ulmer, ACT Alliance Advocacy to the European Union
  • Mr Daniel van Capelle, Industriegewerkschaft Bauen-Agrar-Umwelt
  • Ms Elisa Vanelderen, centre for EU studies
  • Mr Stefan Walkowiak, Deutscher Industrie- und Handelskammertag e.V.
  • Mr Ceri Woolsgrove, CLECAT - European association for forwarding, transport, logistic and Customs services
  • Ms Lucia Zitti, European farmers