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Detail

Area
China
Commodity Group
Oilseeds, oils and meals
Commodity
Soybeans
Date
01/11/2013
Policy Category
Trade
Policy Instrument
Import policy
Description
Barred imported soybeans from entering Northeast China and Inner Mongolia with view to shield production in the area.
Notes
CHINA – soybean support - Import policy: Reportedly, imported soybeans will be barred from entering Northeast China and Inner Mongolia. The ban aims at shielding soybean production in the country’s traditional soybean growing areas, where plantings have been falling strongly in recent years.