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02 May 2022

GN-2022-094 UK - implementation of import controls postponed on some plant and plant products

Please find attached letter from UK authorities on the postponement of post-Brexit checks until the end of 2023. There will be no further import controls on EU goods including plant and plant products. The import controls which were planned for i... more

30 Apr 2022

GN-2022-092 Turkey approves GMO soy and corn traits for import

On 27th April, the Turkish authorities published Regulation 31822 in the Gazette notfiying approvals of two soybean events MON87751 and DAS-81419-2 and two corn events MON87411 and MZIR098. These traits are approved for import for 10 years. The f... more

30 Apr 2022

GN-2022-093 EU proposal to suspend TRQs from Ukraine (wheat, barley, maize)

Coceral have informed that the EU Commission has proposed a draft regulation on “temporary trade liberalisation supplementing trade concessions applicable to Ukrainian products under the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement”. This draft (... more

29 Apr 2022

GN-2022-091 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

27 Apr 2022

GA-2022-13 Defaulters on Awards of Arbitration

In accordance with the Arbitration Rules Form No. 125, Members are hereby notified that the following firm has been reported for having failed to comply with an Award of Arbitration as per Rule 24.1: Gafta Award of Arbitration No 14-835Societe Di... more