IHS Chemical Week

Chemical Week Magazine :: Cover Story

Mexico Grants First Permits to Plant GM Corn

8:28 AM MDT | October 30, 2009 | Rebecca Coons

Mexican regulatory authorities say they granted permits for the first experimental plantings of genetically modified (GM) corn in Mexico. In a joint statement, the secretaries of Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fisheries and Food and Environment and Natural Resources say they have issued 15 permits for experimental field trials of GM maize. Permits were granted to Dow AgroSciences, DuPont-Pioneer, and Monsanto. Thirty-five applications were submitted; four were denied and 16 will be resolved before the end of 2009, the agencies say. The plantings will...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Risk Free Trial

Email Address

First Name

Last Name

Click here to register and get your RISK-FREE access to chemweek.com

Not an IHS Chemical Week
24/7 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • Searchable online archive access of the last 2 years of Chemical Week.
  • Print or digital magazine subscription
  • Price and market change alerts
  • Economic data and statistics
  • Buyers' Guides
  • Webcasts | whitepapers




contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa