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Mexico says it will defend its position as dispute over biotech corn advances

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Mexico says it will defend its position on the country’s policies to limit the use of biotech corn after the U.S. requested dispute settlement consultations.

Ryan LeGrand with the US Grains Councils says it is Mexico’s obligation under the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement to provide science and risk-based analysis behind its decision and Friday’s announcement by U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai is the next step in the process. “To date, they have not done that,” he says.

Mexico says it will defend its position as dispute over biotech corn advances