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June 1, 2016

DRAFT EU PORTS REGULATION IS IN BREACH OF FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES OF EU LAW

The European Tugowners Association has long been clearly stating its position on the Draft Regulation on Market Access to Port Services and Financial Transparency of Ports (“Draft EU Ports Regulation”).  During this last year, the ETA has been calling on the rejection of the Draft EU Ports Regulation whereby not all port services are being […]

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March 4, 2016

ETA position on the Draft Regulation on Port Services to be voted upon in the EP

EU PORT PACKAGE III FAILS THE TEST ON BETTER REGULATION AND PROPORTIONALITY. 1. EP Plenary Sessions on 7th March (discussion) + 8th March 2016 (vote) On 25th of January 2016 the Transport and Tourism Committee of the European Parliament (“TRAN”) adopted the Draft Report following compromise amendments of Rapporteur Knut Fleckenstein (S&D, Hamburg) on the proposal for […]

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October 14, 2015

EU PORTS POLICY UPDATE

Draft Regulation on market access to port services and financial transparency of ports NO STONE REMAINS UNTURNED Members of the Committee on Transport and Tourism (TRAN) of the European Parliament have started to discuss  the Commission’s proposal for a Regulation on market access to port services and financial transparency of ports following over 700 amendments tabled and […]

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October 13, 2014

EU PORTS POLICY

Draft Regulation on market access to port services and financial transparency of ports The ETA’s Executive Committee has repeatedly rejected the European Commission’s initiative to launch a “Port Package III” by way of a new Regulation proposal on market access to port services and financial transparency of ports. In its 2013 Position Papers (find here […]