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Cheryl Anderson DTN Staff Reporter
Tue Aug 26, 2014 03:24 PM CDT

The trade issues surrounding China's anti-biotech stance in late 2013 and 2014 did not hinder the country from importing record amounts of U.S. grains, according to a news story by the U.S. Grains Council (http://bit.ly/…).

In fact, China imported more than 3 million metric tons each of U.S. corn, sorghum and dried distillers grains with solubles in the current marketing year ending Aug. 31.

China's zero tolerance for the MIR 162 biotech trait in corn brought exports of U.S. DDGS to a halt, especially after the country's most recent announcement requiring all shipments of DDGS to be accompanied ...

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