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LEGAL DOCUMENTS

Legal text for autonomous trade measures Ukraine

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The European Union uses different types of autonomous trade regimes to grant preferences to different categories of countries:

These preferences are granted by the EU on a temporary basis, taking into account the specific situation of the different countries covered.

It may happen that a country benefits from two types of autonomous preferences (for example being a GSP country and an OCT) or from reduced or removed customs duties agreed in a Free Trade Agreement and from an autonomous preference in the same time.

In this case, the exporter may choose the regime which grants them the best duty discount or rules of origin.


Autonomous Trade Measures for Ukraine

Autonomous Trade Measures for Ukraine topping up the concessions included in the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement and its Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area (DCFTA) for several industrial goods and agricultural products (wheat, maize, barley, barley groats and pellets, natural honey, processed tomatoes, grape juice, oats) have entered into force on 1 October 2017.

  • For barley groats and pellets, natural honey, processed tomatoes, grape juice, oats the tariff rate quotas (TRQs) will start being allocated as of 14 October 2017 (see timeframe defined in Article 51 paragraph 5 of Implementing Regulation (EU) 2015/2447)
  • For wheat, maize and barley additional TRQs will start applying as from 1 January 2018.