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Ref. Ares(2018)2361804 - 03/05/2018
Ref. Ares(2018)4014499 - 30/07/2018
Meeting with tobacco industry 
Meeting date and place 
Meeting held on 12/09/2017 14:30 in Charlemagne 
Participating organisation(s) & representative(s) 
Ms PELSERS
- - British American Tobacco (TRN: 2427500988-58) 
Participant, 
Christa 
Ms DARGE Nathalie  - - Confederation of European Community Cigarette Manufacturers (TRN: 1496873833-97) 
Participant, 
Art. 4(1)(b)
- - Imperial Brands PLC (TRN: 62460931291-40) 
Participant, 
Art. 4(1)(b)
- - Imperial Brands PLC (TRN: 62460931291-40) 
Participant, 
Mr ULLE Geir 
International Trade Director - JT International (TRN: 71175716023-03) 
Participant, 
Vice President Fiscal Affairs, International Trade and ITP - Philip Morris International Inc. (TRN:
Mr DOMS Kristof 
Participant, 
51925911965-76) 
Main issues discussed 
The meeting was dedicated to the international trade issues sector of rules of origin, namely the ongoing FTA negotiation with Mexico, on
the other hand with Mercosur countries. 
The industry advocated for the 10% originating rule for tobacco products in the FTA negotiations in line with the position established for
rules of origin since 2008.  Art. 4.1a and 4.2
Art. 4.1a and 4.2
Directorate or unit 
TRADE F/3 
Internal participants 
TRADE  F/3 
() 

Art. 4(1)(b)
AGRI 
A/1 
@ec.europa.eu) 
Participant, 
Art. 4(1)(b)
GROW  D3 
@ec.europa.eu) 
Participant, 
Art. 4(1)(b)
TAXUD  E/5 
@ec.europa.eu) 
Participant, 
Art. 4(1)(b)
TRADE  F/3/001 
@ec.europa.eu)  Notetaker, 
Author(s) of minutes 
Art. 4(1)(b)
Validator and validation date 
Art. 4(1)(b)
 validated the minutes on 03/05/2018 18:01 
Minutes generated by EMT (Id:TRADE/359)
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