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USTR, USDA: Mexico’s proposed changes to GM corn ban ‘not sufficient’

January 23, 2023 at 6:33 PM
Mexico’s recent proposal to modify an impending ban on genetically modified corn does not fully address U.S. concerns, the Biden administration said on Monday, reiterating plans to bring a dispute under the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement if the country does not offer more comprehensive changes. The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative and the Agriculture Department had been reviewing a proposal offered last month by Mexico to address Washington’s concerns about the country’s plan to phase out GM corn and the herbicide...

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