Hebei Lansheng Biotech Co., Ltd.
Beijing Multigrass Formulation Co., Ltd.

EU approves import of two Monsanto’s biotech corn productsqrcode

Dec. 10, 2015

Favorites Print
Dec. 10, 2015
The European Commission has granted import licenses for two biotech corn products.  They are from Monsanto and include a glyphosate tolerant corn MON 87427 and a maize hybrid NK603 × T25.  South Dakota Corn Grower’s President Keith Alverson is encouraged by the approval and says it bodes well for future biotech approvals in Europe.  He says the E.U. has been a difficult area to get biotech approved and this recent step is a breakthrough of sorts.
Alverson says this recent biotech approval should help U.S. negotiators as they work out the T-TIP trade deal with the European Union as this is a key trade issue.
Both of the Monsanto corn products have already received positive safety assessments by the EU Food Safety Authority.

Source: WNAX

Picture 0/1200

More from AgroNews


Annual Review 2020 2020 India Pesticide Suppliers Guide
2020 Market Insight Chinese issue of 2020 Market Insight
2020 CRO & CRAO Manual Chinese issue of 2020 Biologicals Special
I wanna post a press Comment


Subscribe Email: *
Mobile Number:  


Picture 0/1200

Subscribe to daily email alerts of AgroNews.