TITLE

WTO rules against EU's 'moratorium'

AUTHOR(S)
Laws, Forrest
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;3/1/2006, Vol. 33 Issue 7, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a ruling by the World trade Organization (WTO) against the European Union's moratorium on the importation of genetically modified foods. U.S. Trade Representative Rob Portman applauded the preliminary ruling and stated that agricultural biotechnology products are safe and beneficial and will help reduce poverty. Labeling of biotech products and the European Union blocking these products are discussed.
ACCESSION #
20016674

 

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