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Generalised Scheme of Preferences (GSP)

Thu, 01 Feb 2018 by Customs 4 Trade

On September 27th, 2017, Commission adopted Delegated Regulation (EU) 2018/148 amending Annexes II, III and IV to Regulation (EU) N. 978/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council applying a scheme of generalised tariff preferences.

Consequence of this Regulation is that:
• from 1 January 2019, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Paraguay, Swaziland and from 1 January 2021 also Equatorial Guinea will be removed from the list of GSP beneficiary countries;
• from 1 January 2019, Paraguay will also cease to be a GSP+ beneficiary country;
• from 1 January 2021, Equatorial Guinea will also be removed from the list of EBA beneficiary countries.

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