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July 23, 2014
In CY2013, Taiwan was the seventh largest export market for U.S. food and agricultural products, of which genetically engineered (GE) corn, soybeans, and cotton accounted for 29 percent of the total.
July 23, 2014
There have been no official changes to the heavily regulated and cautious policy settings operated by the New Zealand Government in relation to products derived from biotechnology.
July 23, 2014
The U.S. regained its status as the top supplier of feed grains to Korea in 2014.
July 23, 2014
Bt cotton remains the only commercially approved biotech crop in India, with six events and nearly 1,100 Bt hybrids approved for commercial cultivation.
July 23, 2014
The Czech Republic maintains a scientific approach towards biotechnology. Bt corn is planted, but the area has gradually decreased in recent years due to difficulties marketing the corn commercially.
July 21, 2014
The Hong Kong government (HKG) is going to launch a public consultation on a mandatory pre-market safety assessment scheme for genetically engineered (GE) food this year.
July 18, 2014
Brazil is the second largest producer of biotech crops in the world. Post forecasts an increase of five percent in area planted to biotech crops during the upcoming 2014/15 Brazilian crop year.
July 18, 2014
Seeds derived from modern biotechnology have been grown in Costa Rica for multiplication purposes since 1992, with all seeds being exported to the country of origin.
July 18, 2014
Ecuador maintains anti-biotechnology laws and regulations.
July 18, 2014
Guatemala does not allow commercialization of genetically engineered (GE) plants. A “de facto moratorium” is in place.
July 18, 2014
This report is an update of the Biotechnology Annual Report 2013 providing information on the status of biotechnology in Romania.
July 18, 2014
Russia continues registration of Genetically Engineered (GE) crops for imports of food and feed in accordance with existing Russian legislature.
July 18, 2014
Law on GMOs does not conform to European Union (EU) regulations or the World Trade Organization (WTO) Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) agreement.
July 18, 2014
Turkey amended its biotechnology regulation in May 2014, defining "contamination" and establishing a 0.9% threshold for approved traits in their approved field of use.
July 17, 2014
Thailand has not made any changes to its biotech marketing, production, trade, or policies, since the latest annual report.
July 16, 2014
Public rejection of genetically engineered (GE) plants is widespread, there is no commercial GE crop production, the government has banned the planting of some EU-approved GE crops.
July 16, 2014
Austria continues to be one of the leading forces in Europe opposed to the use of agricultural biotechnology.
July 16, 2014
Spain has an open approach to biotechnology and remains the European Union’s (EU’s) Member State with the largest area planted to GE crops.
July 16, 2014
Consumers' attitudes towards biotechnology in Bulgaria remains negative.
July 16, 2014
The production of biotech-derived commodities continues to expand with the adoption rate of genetically engineered (GE) corn surpassing GE cotton.

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