It is announced that on April 26th it was published today in the Official Gazette U.E. EU regulation 2018/640, which introduces a system of preventive surveillance on imports of certain aluminum products
This obligation will start from the 15th day following the publication of the regulation in the Official Journal of the EU, ie from 12 May 2018.
The supervisory mechanism necessary to monitor imports of certain products entails introducing the obligation to present a prior import authorization (supervisory document) for all imports of products originating in third countries, with the exception of Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein.
The surveillance document is necessary for imports whose weight exceeds 2,500 kg net for each single code of the nomenclature
The products object of the new disposition are indicated in the Annex to the regulation U.E. and are related to the customs items:
The obtainment of the document, which in Italy will be issued by Mi.S.E., follows the same rules as now valid for the surveillance documents of steel products.