18.11.2019   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

C 390/160


P8_TA(2018)0094

EU-Norway Agreement concerning additional trade preferences in agricultural products ***

European Parliament legislative resolution of 17 April 2018 on the draft Council decision on the conclusion of an Agreement in the form of an exchange of letters between the European Union and the Kingdom of Norway concerning additional trade preferences in agricultural products (13357/2017 – C8-0434/2017 – 2017/0259(NLE))

(Consent)

(2019/C 390/25)

The European Parliament,

having regard to the draft Council decision (13357/2017),

having regard to the draft Agreement in the form of an exchange of letters between the European Union and the Kingdom of Norway concerning additional trade preferences in agricultural products (13471/2017),

having regard to the request for consent submitted by the Council in accordance with Article 207(4), first subparagraph and Article 218(6), second subparagraph, point (a) (v), of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (C8-0434/2017),

having regard to Rule 99(1) and (4) and Rule 108(7) of its Rules of Procedure,

having regard to the recommendation of the Committee on International Trade (A8-0126/2018),

1.

Gives its consent to conclusion of the agreement;

2.

Instructs its President to forward its position to the Council, the Commission and the governments and parliaments of the Member States and of Kingdom of Norway.