Official Journal of the European Union

L 344/22


of 22 December 2009

fixing the amount of private storage aid for certain fishery products in the 2010 fishing year


Having regard to the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union,

Having regard to Council Regulation (EC) No 104/2000 of 17 December 1999 on the common organisation of the markets in fishery and aquaculture products (1),

Having regard to Commission Regulation (EC) No 2813/2000 of 21 December 2000 laying down detailed rules for the application of Council Regulation (EC) No 104/2000 as regards the grant of private storage aid for certain fishery products (2), and in particular Article 1 thereof,



The aid should not exceed the sum of technical and financial costs recorded in the EU during the fishing year preceding the year in question.


To discourage long-term storage, to shorten payment times and to reduce the burden of controls, private storage aid should be paid in one single instalment.


The measures provided for in this Regulation are in accordance with the Management Committee for Fishery Products,


Article 1

For the 2010 fishing year the amount of private storage aid, referred to in Article 25 of Regulation (EC) No 104/2000, for the products listed in Annex II to that Regulation shall be as follows:


first month


EUR 219 per tonne


second month


EUR 0 per tonne

Article 2

This Regulation shall enter into force on the day following that of its publication in the Official Journal of the European Union.

It shall apply from 1 January 2010.

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

Done at Brussels, 22 December 2009.

For the Commission

The President

José Manuel BARROSO

(1)  OJ L 17, 21.1.2000, p. 22.

(2)  OJ L 326, 22.12.2000, p. 30.