23 Jun 2020

GN-2020-213 EU modifies import duties on certain grains

Today, the European Commission published Regulation 864/2020 (attached) fixing import duties on certain cereals. Import duties are fixed at the duty of 4.65€/t for Maize, Sorghum and Rye for the period from 23 June 2020 - please refer to the... more

22 Jun 2020

GN-2020-212 India: Extension of derogation on Methyl Bromide (MBr) Fumigation until 31.12.2020

The Ministry of Agriculture has published a Memorandum confirming the extension of the derogation relaxing the fumigation regulations for imports of agrcultural commodities for which fumigation treatment with MBr is stiptulated in PQ Order 2003. ... more

22 Jun 2020

GN-2020-210 China - asks corporate commitment when exporting food

It has been reported that Chinese customs authorities are asking those corporates exporting food and edible agricultural products to China to sign a declaration. The declaration asks food exporters to comply with Chinese laws and regulations and C... more

22 Jun 2020

GN-2020-211 Argentina: Covid-19 & Phytosanitary Certificate

We have been notified of the following by Centro de Exportadores de Cereales, Argentina: "19 June 2020 Ref: Phytosanitary certificate Please note that due to lack of availability of official paper with security measures, SENASA (Argentine NPPO)... more

19 Jun 2020

GN-2020-209 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