TITLE

China's biotech ruling applauded

PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;3/10/2004, Vol. 31 Issue 8, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
12498645

 

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