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21 Jan 2021

GA-2021-03 Defaulters on Awards of Arbitration

In accordance with the Arbitration Rules Form No. 125, Members are hereby notified that the following firms have been reported for having failed to comply with an Award of Arbitration as per Rule 24.1: Gafta Case No. 17-807 “ALTYN-BIDAI 200... more

20 Jan 2021

GN-2021-011 Malaysia initiates WTO dispute complaint against EU palm oil measures

For information: Malaysia has requested WTO dispute consultations with the European Union regarding measures adopted by the EU and its member states affecting palm oil and palm crop -based biofuels. The request was circulated to WTO members on 19... more

19 Jan 2021

GN-2021-010 EU IMPORT AND EXPORT CEREALS, RICE AND OILSEEDS at 01-07-2020-18-1-2021 (EU 27 only)*

CEREALS (mt) EXPORT IMPORT Common Wheat 13,991,457t 1,408,365t Common Wheat Flour 230,542t 15,886t Durum Wheat 148,743t 1,677,826t Durum Wheat... more

16 Jan 2021

GN-2021-008 Russia sub committee proposes increases in quota export duties on grains

On 15th January, the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation announced that the Subcommittee on Customs Tariff and Non-Tariff Regulation supported the increase in quota export duties on grain crops as an additional measure to pr... more

15 Jan 2021

GN-2021-009 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