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31 Jan 2017

Private Sector Mechanism Newsletter on Issues Related to the UN Committee on World Food Security - January 2017

E-consultation: Multistakeholder Partnerships to Finance and Improve Food Security and Nutrition in the Framework of the 2030 Agenda. The High Level Panel of Experts (HLPE) of the CFS is currently producing a report on multistakeholder partnershi... more

27 Jan 2017

GN-2017-Jan- Rice: Licences issued for import of rice from third countries under EU TRQ system

Rice: Licences issued for import of rice from third countries under EU TRQ system The EU Commission published Regulation N°2017/144 on 27th January issuing licences for quantities available for January subperiod and also the total quantities... more

26 Jan 2017

GA-2017-02 Settlement of Award of Arbitration

This is to advise you that further to circular no. GA/2016/05, the following firm has settled the award of arbitration and they should therefore not be considered defaulters: Theco International Inc 110 Chateau Mouton Drive Kenner LA 70065-1905 USA more

26 Jan 2017

GN-2017-025 Developments on Commission Proposal to increase Ukrainian TRQs - for your information

Gafta circulated information relating to the proposed increases of EU TRQs volumes of certain commodities (maize, barley, wheat) from Ukrainian origin in order to support the Ukrainian economy and also discussed with Ukranian authorities.  Se... more

26 Jan 2017

GN-2017-024 EU: DG AGRI on sources for calculation of import duties

Coceral have informed us that they held a follow-up meeting with the Director of DG AGRI along with DG AGRI Officials on the issue of import duties and the divergence of Commission values with that of the observed market prices. The meeting follow... more