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12 Aug 2022


We have been notified of the following by Centro de Exportadores de Cereales, Argentina: "Buenos Aires, 10th August 2022 Ref: UOCRA/URGARA strike Please note that as from August 9th, 2022 – 18:00 hs, local union workers (URGARA/UOCRA) hav... more

10 Aug 2022

GN-2022-174 EU IMPORTS AND EXPORTS CEREALS, RICE AND OILSEEDS at 01-07-2021 - 09-08-2022 (EU 27 only)*

Data may not be fully complete to 10/8 CEREALS (mt) EXPORTS IMPORTS Common Wheat 2,489,113t 264,367t Common Wheat Flour 49,635t 21,049t Durum Wheat 28,966t 9,671t ... more

10 Aug 2022

GN-2022-176 EU sets new Maximum levels for OTA in food

The EU has published Regulation 1370/2022 setting maximum levels for Ochratoxin A in certain foods including for these foods such as dried fruit other than dried vine fruit, certain liquorice products, dried herbs, certain ingredients for herbal i... more

09 Aug 2022

GN-2022-173 India amends export policy on wheat flour, maida, samolina, wholemeal - 1101

Indian authorities have published Notification No 25 on 8th August. This notification amends the export policy on HS Code 1101 wheat flour, maida, samolina, wholemeal as listed in attached.> Exports of all these products are now subject to the... more

08 Aug 2022

GN-2022-171 Mentorship Opportunity - FAO-IAFN Accelerator Mentorship Programme

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the International Agri-Food Network (IAFN -private sector representation to FAO) of which Gafta is a member, are launching a pilot Accelerator Mentorship Programme to support wo... more