EPA Helpdesk Webinar 12: Tariff Rate Quotas

05-12-19 | 10:30 h - 11:30 h CET

What are the EPA agri-food preferences offered within Tariff Rate Quotas?

The EPA is offering tariff concessions within 25 agri-food related Tariff Rate Quotas (TRQs).  Knowledge about the functioning of these TRQs increases related export potentials. 

This webinar is part of a series of webinars by the EU-Japan EPA Helpdesk. Each webinar will address a different topic or sector and will look at the changes the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement will make and the opportunities it will create. Each webinar will be accompanied by a informational materials. For more information on the EPA Helpdesk please click here.

The webinar is targeted to EU agri-food companies seeking to understand the working of Tariff Rate Quotas opened by Japan in the EU-Japan EPA context.

Topics covered during this webinar:

  • The functioning of the 25 agri-food related TRQs Japan has opened in the EPA context for related EU products.
  • Details of the products concerned (Quantities, in-quota rates, growth factors, etc.)
  • Management systems of the TRQs
  • Application procedures

Speaker: Yvan Van Eesbeek, Consultant on International  Trade Agreements
Moderator: Gwenael Beauvais - Business Support Coordinator, EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation
Organiser: EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation - Brussels Office