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Dow launches new GMO corn after landing China import approval

Reuters  |  BEIJING 

By Dominique Patton and Hallie GuBEIJING (Reuters) - Dow Chemical Co secured import approval from China for its next-generation Enlist corn variety and announced it would be commercially available in the United States and Canada next year, but the company was still awaiting approval of Enlist soybeans from the world's top soy importer.China on Wednesday approved two new varieties of genetically modified (GMO) crops for import from June 12, including Dow's Enlist corn, engineered to combat weeds resistant to the widely used herbicide glyphosate, which is the main ingredient in Monsanto's ...

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First Published: Wed, June 14 2017. 23:08 IST
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