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15.09.2021 Market Access News Comments Off on GIMAF Update August 2021 – GIMAF into Grains Australia

GIMAF Update August 2021 – GIMAF into Grains Australia

As of 1 October this year, GIMAF will begin operating within the Grains Australia company structure. Importantly, GIMAF operations will continue as normal, with Tony Russell as the GIMAF contact. To learn more about this corporate change, see GIMAF Update August 2021

30.06.2021 Market Access News Comments Off on GIMAF Update June 2021 – Trade opportunities continue developing

GIMAF Update June 2021 – Trade opportunities continue developing

GIMAF met with the Australian Ambassador to Mexico, Remo Moretta (pictured), to discuss Mexico’s growing interest in Australian grain. Work is also occurring on the potential for wheat to Brazil, Pakistan is improving fumigation options, Australia has taken the next step on the WTO barley case, and what about the new UK Free Trade Agreement? All these issues are covered in the June 2021 GIMAF Update.

01.04.2021 Market Access News Comments Off on GIMAF March Update 2021 Special Edition

GIMAF March Update 2021 Special Edition

This global pulse update has been prepared by Pulse Australia and GIMAF, with the support of the Grains Research and Development Corporation, to inform the Australian pulse value chain about the trends and drivers in the global pulse market.

The aim is to have a better-informed industry so that grower decisions around pulse area and rotations can be made with more confidence, while the processing, trading and logistics sectors can better plan for the year ahead.

19.03.2021 Market Access News Comments Off on GIMAF Update March 2021 – Opportunities as markets change

GIMAF Update March 2021 – Opportunities as markets change

Australia has taken the next step to the WTO on barley, Indian farmers are protesting, new scope exists in export facilitation, be aware if trading to Iran and the March GIMAF Forum outcomes – all appear in the March 2021 GIMAF Update

23.12.2020 Market Access News Comments Off on GIMAF Update December 2020 – WTO action on barley

GIMAF Update December 2020 – WTO action on barley

Australia will appeal the barley case, RCEP signed, India deregulating markets, watch those silo bags. A lot happened in the world of international grain markets in 2020, with the December 2020 GIMAF Update covering some of the key issues.

23.12.2020 Market Access News Comments Off on GIMAF Update November 2020 – Markets focusing on quarantine

GIMAF Update November 2020 – Markets focusing on quarantine

Markets are focusing on quarantine more and more. So can it be classed as a non-tariff measure limiting market access? Or simply something up to the customer country to decide? GIMAF (and others) are working on Pakistan, India and China. GIMAF’s November 2020 Update covers all these issues and more.

29.09.2020 Market Access News Comments Off on GIMAF Update September 2020 – India heating up

GIMAF Update September 2020 – India heating up

The market in India is heating up. Tariff changes, discussion on biosecurity improvements, new demand potential – none of them easy, but work in progress – see the GIMAF Update for September 2020.

India’s Joint Secretary, Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare,
Shri (Mr) Atish Chandra at a CBH bunker during a visit to Australia in October 2019
29.07.2020 Market Access News Comments Off on GIMAF Update July 2020 – India, China, GIMAF mid-year Forum

GIMAF Update July 2020 – India, China, GIMAF mid-year Forum

Market access can be a challenge, yet amidst the economic havoc wreaked by COVID-19 the world still needs food, various export opportunities for Australian grain continue to evolve and good news does appear!

To see what GIMAF is talking about, go to GIMAF Update July 2020