Origin Section of the Customs Expert Group

On 28 November 2017, the Origin Section of the Customs Expert Group met. The agenda indicated that the Commission and Member State experts were due to discuss the revision of the Pan-Euromed (PEM) Convention, the implementation of CETA, the ongoing negotiation of the EU-Mercosur FTA and the EU-Japan EPA, and the modernisation of the EU-Mexico FTA. In addition, the group was due to discuss various GSP origin issues, as well as horizontal issues including guidance on the Supplier's Declaration, the calculation of duty drawback and origin rules for used cars.