EPA Helpdesk Webinar 14: Fruit and Vegetables

28-01-20 | 10:30 h - 11:30 h CET

How can EU exporters of fruit and vegetables use the important EPA concessions to export their products to Japanese markets?

Import trade concessions are contained in the EPA for EU exporters of fresh and processed fruit and vegetables to Japan. As a result, EU fruit and vegetables will have since the entry into force of the Agreement an important competitive advantage on the Japanese markets. 

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 companies seeking to export fresh and processed fruit & vegetables to Japan.

Topics covered during this webinar:

  • Market access opportunities
  • Tariff rate quotas
  • Preliminary information on related Rules of Origin
  • Sources of information on further details

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

Webinar recording and publications

The recording of the past webinar, its related materials, and the publication covering this topic are available here.