INTA Committee

At its meeting of 24 September, INTA will welcome the first DG Trade Chief Trade Enforcement Officer (CTEO), who was appointed at last this summer. The committee will hold a first discussion on the recently agreed “mini-deal” with the US on erga-omnes tariff reductions. Members will also hear a presentation of a study on Trade and Biodiversity that was commissioned by the committee. (Available here.) Votes will take place on a trade measures for Western Balkans countries, a new strategy for European SMEs and an oral question on the extraterritorial effects of third countries’ sanctions.

DRAFT AGENDA

Extraordinary meeting

Thursday 24 September 2020, 9.00 – 11.00 and 11.30 – 12.30 and 16.45 – 18.45

Brussels

Room: Remote participation (via József Antall 4Q1)

24 September 2020, 9.00 – 11.00

  1. Adoption of agenda
  2. Chair’s announcements
  3. Elimination of customs duties on certain products

INTA/9/04086

Rapporteur:

Bernd Lange (S&D)

Responsible:

INTA

Exchange of views

  1. Exchange of views with Denis Redonnet, Chief Trade Enforcement Officer

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PE657.388v01-00 2/4 OJ\PE657388v01-00en.rtf

EN

*** Voting time *** First voting session

  1. Introducing exceptional trade measures for countries and territories participating

in or linked to the European Union’s Stabilisation and Association process

INTA/9/02770

***I 2020/0051(COD) COM(2020)0135 – C9-0099/2020

Rapporteur:

Emmanuel Maurel (GUE/NGL) PR – PE652.538v03-00

AM – PE657.254v01-00

Responsible:

INTA

Opinions:

AFET Decision: no opinion

Adoption of amendments

Deadline for tabling amendments: 4 September 2020, 18.00

  1. A new strategy for European SMEs

INTA/9/03327

2020/2131(INI)

Rapporteur for the opinion:

Geert Bourgeois (ECR) PA – PE653.813v02-00

AM – PE657.238v02-00

Responsible:

ITRE – Paolo Borchia (ID) PR – PE653.858v01-00

AM – PE657.190v01-00

Adoption of amendments

Deadline for tabling amendments:3 September 2020, 18.00

*** End of vote ***

24 September 2020, 11.30 – 12.30

  1. State of play of ongoing trilogue negotiations

INTA/9/01200

Reporting back to committee on the negotiations (Rule 74(3))

  1. New Circular Economy Action Plan

INTA/9/02952

2020/2077(INI)

Rapporteur for the opinion:

Svenja Hahn (Renew) PA – PE653.833v01-00

Responsible:

ENVI* – Jan Huitema (Renew)

Consideration of draft opinion

  1. Monitoring Groups Activities

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EN

INTA/9/01201

Reporting back to committee

24 September 2020, 16.45 – 18.45

In camera

10. Exchange of views on the modernisation of Energy Charter Treaty negotiations

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  1. Presentation of the in-depth analysis “Trade and Biodiversity”

* * *

*** Voting time *** Second voting session

12. Introducing exceptional trade measures for countries and territories participating

in or linked to the European Union’s Stabilisation and Association process

INTA/9/02770

***I 2020/0051(COD) COM(2020)0135 – C9-0099/2020

Rapporteur:

Emmanuel Maurel (GUE/NGL) PR – PE652.538v03-00

AM – PE657.254v01-00

Responsible:

INTA

Opinions:

AFET Decision: no opinion

Adoption of draft report

Vote on the decision to enter into interinstitutional negotiations

Deadline for tabling amendments:4 September 2020, 18.00

  1. A new strategy for European SMEs

INTA/9/03327

2020/2131(INI)

Rapporteur for the opinion:

Geert Bourgeois (ECR) PA – PE653.813v02-00

AM – PE657.238v02-00

Responsible:

ITRE – Paolo Borchia (ID) PR – PE653.858v01-00

AM – PE657.190v01-00

Adoption of draft opinion

Deadline for tabling amendments:3 September 2020, 18.00

  1. The trade-related extra-territorial effects of third countries’ sanctions

INTA/9/02577

Rapporteur:

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EN

Bernd Lange (S&D)

Responsible:

INTA

Adoption of question for oral answer

*** End of vote ***

  1. Any other business
  2. Next meetings
  • 12 October 2020
  • 15 October 2020