Regulation & Safety

Will European cheese exports be able to compete with domestic Canadian cheese under the CETA agreement? Pic: ©iStock/ecobo

EDA expresses CETA cheese concerns

By Jim Cornall

With implementation of the EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) looming, the European Dairy Association (EDA) said it still has concerns over the management of the cheese Tariff-Rate Quotas (TRQ).

Colombian dairy products can no longer be exported to Mexico following cases of foot-and-mouth disease in the country. Pic: ©iStock/Ruskpp

Mexico stops import of Colombian dairy products

By Jim Cornall

Mexico’s National Service for Agroalimentary Public Health, Safety and Quality (SENASICA) has suspended the importation of all dairy products from Colombia due to an outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) in the South American country.