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02 Jul 2020

GN-2020-224 World Wheat, Soya, Barley, Maize, Buckwheat and Oats export statistics - May 2020

Export statistics for world wheat, soya, barley, maize, buckwheat and oats by destination, for major exporters for month to May 2020. Please find the table attached. Australian exportsUS wheat exportsUSDA maize exportsArgentinian exports - May da... more

02 Jul 2020

GN-2020-225 USA statement on China's "corporate commitment" when exporting agricultural food and edible agricultural products

The USA made a statement during WTO SPS committee meeting relating to the Chinese requirements asking for "corporate commitment" when exporting agricultural food and edible agricultural products.  Other delegations also raised the issue. The... more

02 Jul 2020

GN-2020-223 Argentina: Update Covid-19

We have been notified of the following by Centro de Exportadores de Cereales, Argentina: "30 June 2020 Ref: Update COVID - 19 According with our previous letters, a National Emergency was declared and therefore it was requested Sanitary Authori... more

02 Jul 2020

GN-2020-227 EU IMPORT AND EXPORT CEREALS, AND OILSEEDS at 01-07-2019-2-7-2020 (EU +UK) and RICE

*note from EU Commission that attached reports are not complete this week CEREALS (mt) EXPORT IMPORT Common Wheat 33,432,947t 2,027,053t Common Wheat Flour 555,174t 29,031t Durum... more

02 Jul 2020

GN-2020-226 WTO: A possible SPS declaration for the neyt Ministerial Conference - to focus on challenges faced by countries on biotech, use of pesticides, climate change and env sustainability

WTO members are discussing the possible inclusion of a SPS Declaration to be addressed at the next WTO Ministerial meeting and which would address growing pressures on international agri food production and trade.The proposal attached was first di... more