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ASSUC Newsletter December 2014

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Inside This Issue:

1. Advocate General recommends Tate & Lyle suit against Commission admissible to CJEU
2. EU prolongs trade preferences for Ukraine
3. New European Commission takes office
4. Free EU market access again for Kenya probably from 25 January
5. Change of origin certificates for several ACP countries since 1 October 2014
6. Bangladesh made progress to ensure labour rights and factory safety concludes Commission
7. EU-US trade talks: Council publishes negotiation mandate – achieving a substantial elimination of tariffs
8. Breakthrough in WTO Bali deal
9. European Parliament’s study claims that price discovery and hedging functions of agri-derivatives markets are in need of improvements
10. Commission’s study “Prospects for agricultural markets and income in the EU 2014-2024” expects EU sugar prices to decline and production to increase
11. European Parliament’s study: EU Member States’ competitiveness in agri-food World Markets at risk in the future
12. Commission presents options for the future VAT regime
13. Billions lost in VAT Gap
14. Changes to the arrangements for imports of organic products from third countries
15. Maximum residue levels will be decreased for some Quaternary ammonium compounds (QAC) from 12 August 2015