More than a third of Kazakhstan flaxseed exported to China

More than a third of Kazakhstan flaxseed exported to China

21st January, 2021

China was the leading importer of Kazakh flaxseed to date in the current season, according to official data reported by APK-Inform on 12 January.

China approves two GMO corn varieties for import as feed demand surges

China approves two GMO corn varieties for import as feed demand surges

21st January, 2021

China’s Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs has approved two genetically modified (GM) corn varieties for import at a time of surging demand for animal feed, Bloomberg reports.

Argentina increases biofuel prices to aid biodiesel sector

Argentina increases biofuel prices to aid biodiesel sector

20th January, 2021

Biofuel price increases being introduced by the Argentine government could aid the recovery of the biodiesel sector in the country, UkrAgroConsult reports.

Latest issue: January 2021

January 2021

Our January 2021 issue focuses on palm oil, including a look at Indonesia – the world’s top producer of the crop – and the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on prices, demand and supply, with a forecast for 2021.

In a special focus on rendering, we write on how the USA uses rendered protein to produce pet food, helping to reduce food waste.

We report on the global coconut market and how urgent action is needed to promote a sustainable industry.

And we take a look at China, the world’s second largest importer of edible oils, with some of the most well-developed ports globally.

In addition, the January 2021 issue includes a round-up of the latest plants and project developments around the world.

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