USA: Ann Veneman set to raise GM concerns during visit to China
US agriculture secretary Ann Veneman is planning a trip to China late this month, where it is expected she will raise concerns over the confusion prevailing over China's labelling laws on genetically modified foods. US soybean sales to China have been clouded in confusion for months since the Chinese government imposed new rules. China is an important export market for US soybeans, but some 70% of US soybeans are cultivated using biotech seeds.
Get full access to all content, just $1 for 30 days
A Message From The Editor
just-food gives you the widest food market coverage.
Paid just-food members have unlimited access to all our exclusive content - including 17 years of archives.
I am so confident you will love complete access to our content that today I can offer you 30 days access for $1.
It’s our best ever membership offer – just for you.
Dean Best, editor of just-food
- General Mills sales woes continue - analysis
- Why personalisation will take-off in US food
- Comment: Meal kits in US - don't believe the hype
- US food next wave on display at Winter Fancy Food
- Analysis: Chocolate sector's deforestation pledge
- Kraft Heinz cuts jobs in US, Canada
- Brazil seeks to cool concerns over meat probe
- Lactalis fails to hit threshold to delist Parmalat
- US meal delivery service Blue Apron buys BN Ranch
- Germany's Haribo plans first US candy plant