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Public Consultation on the revision and updating of the EU’s scheme of Generalised System of Preferences

  • Policy field: International Trade
  • Target group: All stakeholders with an interest in the operation of the EU GSP scheme
  • Closing Date: Completed - 04/06/2010

Objective of the consultation

The present GSP (Generalised System of Preferences) Regulation expires on 31 December 2011. The purpose of the consultation exercise is to seek comments from interested parties as inputs to the Commission's work to prepare a future proposal to the Council and Parliament on a successor Regulation. The consultation is aimed at all parties with an interest in the EU GSP scheme, including stakeholders within the EU and in third countries, including beneficiaries.

Contact details:
Responsible Services: Directorate-General for Trade, Unit D.1, Trade and Development
Contact e-mail:
Postal Address: European Commission, Trade D.1, CHAR 09/218, 1049 Brussels

Period of consultation: 27 March to 4 June 2010


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