14 Novembru 2022

Suspension for the year 2023 of certain tariff preferences granted to certain GSP beneficiary countries

As from 1 January 2023, a list of products originating in the GSP beneficiary countries referred to in Regulation (EU) 2022/1039, will be suspended from tariff preferences until 31 December 2023.

The list of GSP sections and beneficiary countries for which the tariff preferences will be suspended from 1 January 2023 is the following:

Country GSP Section Section description Chapters
India S-6a Inorganic and organic chemicals 28 and 29
India S-7a Plastics and articles thereof 39
India S-8b Articles of leather; fur skins and artificial fur 42 and 43
India S-11a Textiles 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59 and 60
India S-13 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials; ceramic products; glass and glassware 68, 69 and 70
India S-14 Pearls and precious metals 71
India S-15a Iron, steel and articles of iron and steel 72 and 73
India S-15b Base metals (excl. iron and steel), articles of base metals (excl. articles of iron and steel) 74, 75, 76, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82 and 83
India S-16 Machinery and mechanical appliances; electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof 84 and 85
India S-17a Railway or tramway locomotives, rolling-stock 86
Indonesia S-1a Live animals and animal products excluding fish 1, 2, 4 and 5
Indonesia S-3 Animal or vegetable oils, fats and waxes 15
Indonesia S-5 Mineral products 25, 26 and 27
Indonesia S-9a Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal 44
Kenya S-2a Live plants and floricultural products 6

Such exclusions are due to the fact that the average value of imports of these products into the Union have been higher for three consecutive years than the maximum limits set out in Annex VI of Regulation (EU) 978/2012.

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