Commission Regulation (EC) No 1626/2005 of 4 October 2005 correcting Regulation (EC) No 1616/2005 fixing the import duties in the cereals sector


Published: 2005-10-04

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5.10.2005   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 259/21

COMMISSION REGULATION (EC) No 1626/2005
of 4 October 2005
correcting Regulation (EC) No 1616/2005 fixing the import duties in the cereals sector
THE COMMISSION OF THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES,
Having regard to the Treaty establishing the European Community,
Having regard to Council Regulation (EC) No 1784/2003 of 29 September 2003 on the common organisation of the market in cereals (1),
Having regard to Commission Regulation (EC) No 1249/96 of 28 June 1996 laying down detailed rules for the application of Council Regulation (EEC) No 1766/92 as regards import duties in the cereals sector (2), and in particular Article 2(1) thereof,
Whereas:

(1)

The import duties in the cereals sector are fixed by Commission Regulation (EC) No 1616/2005 (3).

(2)

A calculation error has been discovered in the Annexes to Regulation (EC) No 1616/2005. The Regulation in question should therefore be corrected. This correction should apply retroactively and will not cause detrimental effects on operators,
HAS ADOPTED THIS REGULATION:
Article 1
The Annexes to Regulation (EC) No 1616/2005 are hereby replaced by the text in the Annex to this Regulation.
Article 2
This Regulation shall enter into force on the day of its publication in the Official Journal of the European Union.
It shall apply from 1 October 2005.

This Regulation shall be binding in its entirety and directly applicable in all Member States.
Done at Brussels, 4 October 2005.


For the Commission

J. M. SILVA RODRÍGUEZ


Director-General for Agriculture and Rural Development




(1)  OJ L 270, 21.10.2003, p. 78. Regulation as amended by Commission Regulation (EC) No 1154/2005 (OJ L 187, 19.7.2005, p. 11).

(2)  OJ L 161, 29.6.1996, p. 125. Regulation as last amended by Regulation (EC) No 1110/2003 (OJ L 158, 27.6.2003, p. 12).

(3)  OJ L 256, 1.10.2005, p. 27.

ANNEX

ANNEX I
Import duties for the products covered by Article 10(2) of Regulation (EC) No 1784/2003 applicable from 1 October 2005

CN code

Description

Import duty (1)

(EUR/tonne)

1001 10 00

Durum wheat high quality

0,00

medium quality

0,00

low quality

0,00

1001 90 91

Common wheat seed

0,00

ex 1001 90 99

Common high quality wheat other than for sowing

0,00

1002 00 00

Rye

38,82

1005 10 90

Maize seed other than hybrid

55,34

1005 90 00

Maize other than seed (2)


55,34

1007 00 90

Grain sorghum other than hybrids for sowing

38,82


ANNEX II
Factors for calculating duties
period from 16.9.2005-29.9.2005

1.

Averages over the reference period referred to in Article 2(2) of Regulation (EC) No 1249/96:

Exchange quotations

Minneapolis

Chicago

Minneapolis

Minneapolis

Minneapolis

Minneapolis

Product (% proteins at 12 % humidity)

HRS2

YC3

HAD2

Medium quality (3)


Low quality (4)


US barley 2

Quotation (EUR/t)

125,07 (5)


66,77

170,91

160,91

140,91

93,02

Gulf premium (EUR/t)



13,92



 

 



Great Lakes premium (EUR/t)

34,49





 

 



2.

Averages over the reference period referred to in Article 2(2) of Regulation (EC) No 1249/96:
Freight/cost: Gulf of Mexico–Rotterdam: 21,00 EUR/t; Great Lakes–Rotterdam: 25,19 EUR/t.

3.


Subsidy within the meaning of the third paragraph of Article 4(2) of Regulation (EC) No 1249/96:

0,00 EUR/t (HRW2)
0,00 EUR/t (SRW2).


(1)  For goods arriving in the Community via the Atlantic Ocean or via the Suez Canal (Article 2(4) of Regulation (EC) No 1249/96), the importer may benefit from a reduction in the duty of:


EUR 3/t, where the port of unloading is on the Mediterranean Sea, or

EUR 2/t, where the port of unloading is in Ireland, the United Kingdom, Denmark, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Finland, Sweden or the Atlantic coasts of the Iberian peninsula.
(2)  The importer may benefit from a flat-rate reduction of EUR 24/t, where the conditions laid down in Article 2(5) of Regulation (EC) No 1249/96 are met.

(3)  A discount of 10 EUR/t (Article 4(3) of Regulation (EC) No 1249/96).

(4)  A discount of 30 EUR/t (Article 4(3) of Regulation (EC) No 1249/96).

(5)  Premium of 14 EUR/t incorporated (Article 4(3) of Regulation (EC) No 1249/96).