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30 Jun 2020

GN-2020-221 Vietnam - publishes circular delaying changes to salmonella and heavy metals provisions

On 9th March, Vietnam published a circular informing about the revision of its National Technical Standard on Feed aiming to reduce Maximum Allowable levels for Animal Feed and Feed ingredients (see attached). The changes related to lowering of le... more

30 Jun 2020

GN-2020-222 China - update on "corporate commitment" when exporting agricultural food and edible agricultural products

In our last circular no GN/2020/210, Gafta shared a copy of the commitment letter (attached) reportedly from Chinese customs authorities asking exporters of food and edible agricultural commodities to sign that the product they are shipping is com... more

30 Jun 2020

GN-2020-220 July 2020 GaftaWorld member magazine now available on Gafta website

Gafta's member magazine, GaftaWorld, is published six times a year. The latest issue, July 2020, is available to download and read on the Gafta website, https://www.gafta.com/gaftaworld. The July 2020 issue includes articles on: "All Supportin... more

29 Jun 2020

GN-2020-218 EU MRLs review on Glyphosate: process and state of play

Coceral have shared the Bayer update on MRL review process and state of play regarding Glyphosate and future MRL on Soybeans. On October 30, 2019, The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) published its revised Reasoned Opinion (RO) on glyphosa... more

29 Jun 2020

GN-2020-219 EU publishes S&D projections 2020-21 for cereals, rice, proteins and oilseeds and latest presentations on market situation

Please find attached the European Commission's balance sheets and forecasts for cereals, proteins and oilseeds for 2020/21 published 25th June.  The attachments include EU and UK. Also link to Cereals, rice and... more