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September 17, 2019
Prohibitions and restrictions

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European Comission

The European Union acquis includes an important number of legal provisions that engage customs to carry out checks in the context of the enforcement of many different policies aiming at the safety and security of the European Union.

In accordance with Articles 134 and 267 Regulation (EU) No 952/2013 (Union Customs Code) prohibitions or restrictions may be imposed on imports, exports or goods in transit when they are justified on grounds of:

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Food and feed safety: identifying missing links to unleash the full benefits of cooperation
11-03-2021

In the Netherlands, the Customs Administration supervises the flow of goods that enter or leave the European Union (EU) via the country’s external borders. “Supervision” is to be understood in a broad sense, and includes all acts aimed at establishing compliance with the wide range of legislation that governs international trade in goods with the EU.

Esther Enning

non-tariff measures
en, fr
Food and feed safety: identifying missing links to unleash the full benefits of cooperation
11-03-2021

In the Netherlands, the Customs Administration supervises the flow of goods that enter or leave the European Union (EU) via the country’s external borders. “Supervision” is to be understood in a broad sense, and includes all acts aimed at establishing compliance with the wide range of legislation that governs international trade in goods with the EU.

Esther Enning

non-tariff measures
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How digital tools can improve compliance with SPS measures
04-03-2021

Given increasing concerns about food security and food safety and the need to fight hunger and eliminate food waste, a review of the current processes for implementation of the World Trade Organization (WTO) Sanitary and Phytosanitary Agreement and adoption of information technology to enhance workflows would benefit both the import and export economies, as well as trading partners.

Francis Lopez

non-tariff measures
en, fr
How digital tools can improve compliance with SPS measures
04-03-2021

Given increasing concerns about food security and food safety and the need to fight hunger and eliminate food waste, a review of the current processes for implementation of the World Trade Organization (WTO) Sanitary and Phytosanitary Agreement and adoption of information technology to enhance workflows would benefit both the import and export economies, as well as trading partners.

Francis Lopez

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en, lt
Phytosanitary measures: wood packaging material
06-02-2021

‘Wood packaging material’ means any wood product in the form of packing cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packing, pallets, box pallets and other load boards, pallet collars, dunnage, whether or not actually in use in the transport of objects of all kinds; raw wood of 6 mm thickness or less, processed wood produced by glue, heat and pressure, or a combination thereof, and dunnage supporting consignments of wood, which is constructed from wood of the same type and quality as the wood in the consignment, are excluded.

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Phytosanitary measures: wood packaging material
06-02-2021

‘Wood packaging material’ means any wood product in the form of packing cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packing, pallets, box pallets and other load boards, pallet collars, dunnage, whether or not actually in use in the transport of objects of all kinds; raw wood of 6 mm thickness or less, processed wood produced by glue, heat and pressure, or a combination thereof, and dunnage supporting consignments of wood, which is constructed from wood of the same type and quality as the wood in the consignment, are excluded.

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Tiekimo grandinės iššūkiai - konfliktiniai mineralai
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Tiekimo grandinės iššūkiai - konfliktiniai mineralai
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Licensing procedures (export and import)
27-12-2020

“Export licensing procedure” means an administrative procedure, whether or not referred to as licensing, used for the operation of export licensing regimes, requiring the submission of an application or other documentation, other than that generally required for customs clearance purposes, to the relevant administrative body as a prior condition for exportation from the customs territory. “Import licensing procedure” means...

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en, lt, ru
Licensing procedures (export and import)
27-12-2020

“Export licensing procedure” means an administrative procedure, whether or not referred to as licensing, used for the operation of export licensing regimes, requiring the submission of an application or other documentation, other than that generally required for customs clearance purposes, to the relevant administrative body as a prior condition for exportation from the customs territory. “Import licensing procedure” means...

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