06 Jul 2020

Private Sector Mechanism Newsletter on Issues Related to the UN Committee on World Food Security - June 2020

CFS 47The CFS will move to a virtual event 13-15 October. Flanked by side events before and after its plenary sessions, the virtual event will focused as follows: Day 1 - SOFI 2020/HLPE Report Day 2 - COVID Day 3 - Voluntary Guidelines on Nut... more

03 Jul 2020

GN-2020-231 EU Tariff Rate Quotas current status and EU cereals prices at 3-7-2020

1. EU IMPORT TARIFF QUOTAS FOR CEREALS - summary below - full details attached EU wheat imports - US, Canada and all origins The 2nd tranche of the wheat tariff quota (Regulation 1067/2008) is now open.The in quota duty for wheat is 12€/t ... more

03 Jul 2020

GN-2020-229 EU extends approval of EU active substances including - boscalid, pirimiphos-methyl and others

The EU Commission has published Regulation 869/2020 which extends the authorisation of some active substances, including boscalid and pirimiphos-methyl, until 31 July 2021, previously expected to expire on 30 June 2020. Coceral have informed that... more

03 Jul 2020

GN-2020-230 EU import duties - What are current calculations for EU import duties on cereals?

The EU published the latest factors they take into account to calculate the EU import duties on cereals which are published weekly on the last working day. Please see the latest publication attached. All futures prices (CME Minneapolis) are price... more

03 Jul 2020

GN-2020-228 EU modifies import duties on certain grains - zero duty

Following on from circular GN213/2020, the European Commission has published Regulation 959/2020 (attached) today fixing import duties on certain cereals. The duty on maize, sorghum and rye has been reduced to 0€/t duty from 3rd July 2020. Th... more