Jamaica: Agricultural Biotechnology Annual

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With over US$ 400 million in agricultural imports from the United States in 2019, the U.S. continues to be an important trading partner for Jamaica. The main imported biotech products include grains and oilseeds used to formulate feed rations and intermediate foods. At present, Jamaica’s biotechnology and biosafety regulations, which guide the use of biotechnology in production and trading, are under development and are guided by Jamaica’s National Biosafety Framework.

Jamaica: Agricultural Biotechnology Annual

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