Agriculture and rural development

Legislation on cereals, oilseeds and protein crops, rice

Legislation on cereals, oilseeds and protein crops, rice

Cereals, oilseeds and protein crops, rice
Legislation on cereals, oilseeds and protein crops, rice

 

Basic regulation

Regulation (EU) No 1308/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 17 December 2013 establishing a common organisation of the markets in agricultural products and repealing Council Regulations (EEC) No 922/72, (EEC) No 234/79, (EC) No 1037/2001 and (EC) No 1234/2007

Council Regulation (EU) No 1370/2013 of 16 December 2013 determining measures on fixing certain aids and refunds related to the common organisation of the markets in agricultural products

 

 

Key implementing legislation for cereals and rice

 

Intervention

Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2016/1238 supplementing Regulation (EU) No 1308/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to public intervention and aid for private storage

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/1240 laying down rules for the application of Regulation (EU) No 1308/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to public intervention and aid for private storage

 

 

Import duties

Commission Regulation (EU) No 642/2010 of 20 July 2010 on rules of application (cereal sector import duties) for Council Regulation (EC) No 1234/2007

 

Import and export licences

Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2016/1237 of 18 May 2016 supplementing Regulation (EU) No 1308/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to the rules for applying the system of import and export licences 

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/1239 of 18 May 2016 laying down rules for the application of Regulation (EU) No 1308/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to the system of import and export licences 

Commission Regulation (EC) No 1342/2003 of 28 July 2003 laying down special detailed rules for the application of the system of import and export licences for cereals and rice

 

Horizontal trade legislation

Certain developing countries have duty free, quota free access to the EU for agricultural products, under the "Everything But Arms" (EBA) regulation and the Economic Partnership Agreements (EPA).

>> More on EBA

>> More on EPA

 

Detailed information about applicable tariff rates can be found in the TARIC database.

>> TARIC

 

Contractual negotiations 

Publication of the volume of the quantity of beef and veal production as referred to in Article 171 (4) of Regulation (EU) No 1308-2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council

Marketing year 2010-2014

Marketing year 2009-2013

 

 

Other key cereals legislation

 

Intervention

>> List of storage facilities for cereals:

BE  BG  CZ  DK
DE  EE  IE  EL
ES  FR  IT  CY
LV  LT  LU  HU
MT  NL  AT  PL
PT  RO  SI  SK
FI  SE  UK  [HR]

 

Import quotas

Commission Regulation (EC) No 1067/2008 of 30 October 2008 opening and providing for the administration of Community tariff quotas for common wheat of a quality other than high quality from third countries and derogating from Council Regulation (EC) No 1234/2007

Commission Regulation (EC) No 2305/2003 of 29 December 2003 opening and providing for the administration of a Community tariff quota for imports of barley from third countries

Commission Regulation (EC) No 1064/2009 of 4 November 2009 opening and providing for the administration of a Community import tariff quota for malting barley from third countries

Commission Regulation (EC) No 969/2006 of 29 June 2006 opening and providing for the administration of a Community tariff quota for imports of maize from third countries

Commission Regulation (EC) No 1296/2008 of 18 December 2008 laying down detailed rules for the application of tariff quotas for imports of maize and sorghum into Spain and imports of maize into Portugal

 

 

Other key rice legislation

 

Intervention

>> List of storage facilities for rice:

BG  EL  ES  FR 
IT  HU  PT  RO
Other MS

 

Main rice import regulations

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 1273/2011 of 7 December 2011 opening and providing for the administration of certain tariff quotas for imports of rice and broken rice

Council Regulation (EC) No 747/2001 of 9 April 2001 providing for the management of Community tariff quotas and of reference quantities for products eligible for preferences by virtue of agreements with certain Mediterranean countries and repealing Regulations (EC) No 1981/94 and (EC) No 934/95

Commission Regulation (EC) No 972/2006 of 29 June 2006 laying down special rules for imports of Basmati rice and a transitional control system for determining their origin