Commission Regulation (EC) No 666/2005 of 28 April 2005 fixing production refunds on cereals

Commission Regulation (EC) No 666/2005 of 28 April 2005 fixing production refunds on cereals


Having regard to the Treaty establishing the European Community,

Having regard to Council Regulation (EC) No 1784/2003 of 29 September 2003, on the common organisation of the market in cereals(1), and in particular Article 8(2) thereof,


  1. Commission Regulation (EEC) No 1722/93 of 30 June 1993 laying down detailed rules for the application of Council Regulations (EEC) No 1766/92 and (EEC) No 1418/76 concerning production refunds in the cereals and rice sectors respectively(2) lays down the conditions for granting production refunds. The basis for calculating the refund is laid down in Article 3 of that Regulation. The refund thus calculated, differentiated where necessary for potato starch, must be fixed once a month and may be amended if the price of maize and/or wheat changes significantly.

  2. The production refunds fixed in this Regulation should be adjusted by the coefficients listed in the Annex II to Regulation (EEC) No 1722/93 to establish the exact amount to be paid.

  3. The Management Committee for Cereals has not delivered an opinion within the time limit set by its chairman,


Article 1

The refund per tonne of starch referred to in Article 3(2) of Regulation (EEC) No 1722/93, is hereby fixed at:

  1. EUR 0,00/tonne for starch from maize, wheat, barley and oats;

  2. EUR 10,85/tonne for potato starch.

Article 2

This Regulation shall enter into force on 29 April 2005.

This Regulation shall be binding in its entirety and directly applicable in all Member States.

Done at Brussels, 28 April 2005.

For the Commission

Mariann Fischer Boel

Member of the Commission