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Document 32003R0056

Commission Regulation (EC) No 56/2003 of 13 January 2003 on the issuing of system A3 export licences in the fruit and vegetables sector

OJ L 8, 14.1.2003, p. 5–6 (ES, DA, DE, EL, EN, FR, IT, NL, PT, FI, SV)

ELI: http://data.europa.eu/eli/reg/2003/56/oj

32003R0056

Commission Regulation (EC) No 56/2003 of 13 January 2003 on the issuing of system A3 export licences in the fruit and vegetables sector

Official Journal L 008 , 14/01/2003 P. 0005 - 0006


Commission Regulation (EC) No 56/2003

of 13 January 2003

on the issuing of system A3 export licences in the fruit and vegetables sector

THE COMMISSION OF THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES,

Having regard to the Treaty establishing the European Community,

Having regard to Commission Regulation (EC) No 1961/2001 of 8 October 2001 laying down detailed rules for implementing Council Regulation (EC) No 2200/96 as regards export refunds on fruit and vegetables(1), as last amended by Regulation (EC) No 1176/2002(2), and in particular Article 4(4) thereof,

Whereas:

(1) Commission Regulation (EC) No 2259/2002(3) opens an invitation to tender setting the indicative refund rates and indicative quantities for system A3 export licences, which may be issued, other than those tendered for as part of food aid.

(2) In the light of the tenders submitted, the maximum refund rates and the percentages of quantities to be awarded for tenders quoting those maximum rates should be set.

(3) In the case of tomatoes, oranges, lemons and apples, the maximum rate necessary to award licences for the indicative quantity up to the quantities tendered for is not more than one-and-a-half times the indicative refund rate,

HAS ADOPTED THIS REGULATION:

Article 1

In the case of tomatoes, oranges, lemons and apples, the maximum refund rates and the percentages for reducing the quantities awarded under the invitation to tender opened by Regulation (EC) No 2259/2002 shall be as set out in the Annex.

Article 2

This Regulation shall enter into force on 15 January 2003.

This Regulation shall be binding in its entirety and directly applicable in all Member States.

Done at Brussels, 13 January 2003.

For the Commission

J. M. Silva Rodríguez

Agriculture Director-General

(1) OJ L 268, 9.10.2001, p. 8.

(2) OJ L 170, 29.6.2002, p. 69.

(3) OJ L 344, 19.12.2002, p. 5.

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