Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Japan
Commodity Group
Grains
Commodity
Wheat
Date
13/05/2013
Policy Category
Trade
Policy Instrument
GMO policies and regulations
Description
Announced that the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries had temporarily suspended imports of Western White and feed wheat from the US (PNW region) with immediate effect, following the discovery of unapproved GM wheat in the state of Oregon.