Markets and Trade
Commodity GroupGrains
Policy CategoryTrade
Policy InstrumentImport policy
DescriptionAnnounced that the country would not limit imports of GM maize from the United States of America (the United States). Following an executive order late last year that sought to ban in three years the use of GM maize for human consumption, the country specified that the country will not allow cultivation of GM maize, but will allow imports from the United States.