China's biotech ruling applauded

March 2004
Southeast Farm Press;3/10/2004, Vol. 31 Issue 8, p22
Trade Publication
Reports on the issue of a final safety certificate for the importation of Roundup Ready soybean seedstock by China. Benefits such as a steady market for the U.S. soybeans as well as stability in the prices of food and cooking oil for Chinese consumers according to the American Soybean Association President, Ron Heck; More than 35 per cent of all U.S. exports of soybean to China; China's recognition of the fact that modern biotechnology can help feed its people in a more environmentally sustainable manner.


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