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24.6.

2003 EN Official Journal of the European Union L 155/9

COMMISSION REGULATION (EC) No 1075/2003


of 23 June 2003
fixing the weighting coefficients to be used in calculating the Community market price for pig
carcasses for the 2003/04 marketing year

THE COMMISSION OF THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES, (3) In view of the results of the census of December 2002,
new weighting coefficients should be set for the 2003/
Having regard to the Treaty establishing the European 04 marketing year and Commission Regulation (EC) No
Community, 903/2002 should be repealed (5).
(4) The measures provided for in this Regulation are in
Having regard to Council Regulation (EEC) No 2759/75 of 29 accordance with the opinion of the Management
October 1975 on the common organisation of the market in Committee for Pigmeat,
pigmeat (1), as last amended by Regulation (EC) No 1365/
2000 (2), and in particular Article 4(6) thereof,
HAS ADOPTED THIS REGULATION:

Whereas: Article 1
The weighting coefficients referred to in Article 4(2) of Regula-
(1) The Community market price for pig carcasses, as tion (EEC) No 2759/75 shall be as specified in the Annex
referred to in Article 4(2) of Regulation (EEC) No 2759/ hereto.
75, must be established by weighting the prices recorded
in each Member State by coefficients expressing the rela-
Article 2
tive size of the pig population of each Member State.
Regulation (EC) No 903/2002 is hereby repealed.
(2) These coefficients should be determined on the basis of
the number of pigs counted at the beginning of Article 3
December each year in accordance with Council Direc- This Regulation shall enter into force on the day following its
tive 93/23/EEC of 1 June 1993 on the statistical surveys publication in the Official Journal of the European Union.
to be carried out on pig production (3), as last amended
by Directive 97/77/EC (4). It shall apply from 1 July 2003.

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

Done at Brussels, 23 June 2003.

For the Commission


Franz FISCHLER
Member of the Commission

(1) OJ L 282, 1.11.1975, p. 1.


(2) OJ L 156, 29.6.2000, p. 5.
(3) OJ L 149, 21.6.1993, p. 1.
(4) OJ L 10, 16.1.1998, p. 28. (5) OJ L 142, 31.5.2002, p. 23.
L 155/10 EN Official Journal of the European Union 24.6.2003

ANNEX

Weighting coefficients to be used in calculating the Community market price for pig carcasses for the 2003/04
marketing year
Article 4(2) of Regulation (EEC) No 2759/75

Belgium 5,4

Denmark 10,6

Germany 21,6

Greece 0,7

Spain 19,1

France 12,5

Ireland 1,5

Italy 7,5

Luxembourg 0,1

Netherlands 9,2

Austria 2,7

Portugal 1,9

Finland 1,2

Sweden 1,6

United Kingdom 4,4