|European Union - Eighteenth Report|
Here you can browse the report which was ordered by the House of Lords to be printed 5 December 2005.
The European Union Committee
Box 1: How much does the EU sugar regime
CHAPTER 1: DRIVERS OF REFORM
The WTO ruling
The WTO Doha Development Round
Box 3: The WTO and the Doha Development
What impact will the reform have?
African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP)
CHAPTER 2: AGREEMENT TO A NEW REGIME
Price cut: too little or too much?
Table 1: 2004/05 sugar production in
Box 4: Efficiency
Box 5: How much sugar does the EU produce?
CHAPTER 3: SOFTENING THE BLOWCOMPENSATION
Table 2: Changes to the proposed
voluntary restructuring scheme
Compensation to producers
Box 6: What is the single farm payment?
CHAPTER 4: IMPACT OF REFORM WITHIN THE
Table 3: Estimated Ethanol Yields
CHAPTER 5: EFFECT OF REFORM ON ACP COUNTRIES
Table 4: ACP/India imports
What can be done to aid ACP economies?
Box 9: What is the Financial Perspective?
Will the Action Plans work?
Timing of proposals
What more can be done?
CHAPTER 6: IMPACT OF REFORM ON NON-ACP
COUNTRIES AND THE WORLD MARKET
Figure 1: World Top 15 sugar exporters
in 2000 (figures in 1000 tonnes)
Box 10: What is the cerrado?
CHAPTER 7: LOOKING AHEAD TO 2014WILL
THE REFORM WORK?
The November agreementsending
Will the reform satisfy the needs of current
Will the reform be worth it?
CHAPTER 8: SUMMARY OF CONCLUSIONS
Chapter 2 - Agreement to a new Regime
Chapter 3 - Softening the blow - Compensation
Chapter 4 - Impact of Reform within the EU
Chapter 5 - Effect of Reform on ACP Countries
Chapter 6 - Impact of Reform on non-ACP Countries
and the World Market
Chapter 7 - Looking Ahead to 2014 - Will
the Reform work?
APPENDIX 1: Sub-Committee D (Environment
APPENDIX 2: Details of the November Agreement
APPENDIX 3: Call for Evidence
APPENDIX 4: Letter to Lord Bach from Lord
Grenfell dated 10 November 2005
APPENDIX 5: Letter from Lord Bach to Lord
Grenfell dated 22 November 2005
APPENDIX 6: Letter from Gareth Thomas
MP to Lord Grenfell dated 23 November 2005
APPENDIX 7: List of Witnesses
APPENDIX 8: Recent Reports
NOTE: References in the
text of the report are as follows:
(Q) refers to a question in oral evidence
(p) refers to a page of written evidence
The Report of the Committee is published in Volume I, HL Paper No 80-I.
The Evidence of the Committee is published in Volume II, HL Paper No 80-II.
MINUTES OF EVIDENCE - VOLUME II (HL 80-II)
WRITTEN EVIDENCE - VOLUME II (HL 80-II)