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AECAC complaint againt marking restrictions in Europe

By the attached document, the Association Européenne de Commerce d’Armes Civiles (AECAC), the Spanish association Asociación Española de Comerciantes de Armerías sus Complementos y Explosivos (ACACE), the Spanish association Asociación Armera and the Swedish association Sveriges Vapenhandlareforening (SVF) gave notice to the Directorate General Enterprise and Industry of the European Commission of their complaint for the infringement of the Directive 2008/51/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 21 May 2008, amending the Council Directive 91/477/EEC of 18 June 1991, on control of the acquisition and possession of weapons by the Kingdom of Spain and the Kingdom of Sweden.