12.6.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

C 166/1


Communication from the Commission relating to the available quantity for the September 2013 subperiod in the framework of certain quotas opened by the European Union for products in the rice sector

2013/C 166/01

Commission Regulation (EU) No 1274/2009 opened tariff quotas for the import of rice originating in the overseas countries and territories (OCT) (1). No import licence applications have been submitted during the first seven days of May 2013 for the quotas with order number 09.4189 and 09.4190.

In accordance with the second sentence of Article 7(4) of Commission Regulation (EC) No 1301/2006 (2), the quantities for which applications are not submitted are to be added to the following subperiod.

In accordance with the second subparagraph of Article 1(5) of Regulation (EU) No 1274/2009, quantities available in the following subperiod are communicated by the Commission before the 25th day of the last month of a given subperiod.

As a result, the total available quantity for the September 2013 subperiod under the quotas with order number 09.4189 and 09.4190 as referred to in Regulation (EU) No 1274/2009 are set out in the Annex to this communication.


(1)  OJ L 344, 23.12.2009, p. 3.

(2)  OJ L 238, 1.9.2006, p. 13.


ANNEX

Quantities available for the following subperiod under Regulation (EU) No 1274/2009

Origin

Order number

Import licence applications introduced for the May 2013 subperiod

Total available quantity for the September 2013 subperiod

(in kg)

Netherlands Antilles and Aruba

09.4189

 (1)

25 000 000

Least developed OCTs

09.4190

 (1)

10 000 000


(1)  No allocation coefficient for this subperiod: no licence applications were sent to the Commission.