GM Approval Updates

December 8, 2016 Australia approved the herbicide tolerant cotton event GlyTol™ (GHB614) and the herbicide tolerant and insect resistant cotton event Glytol™ x Twinlink™ x VIPCOT™ Cotton (GHB614 x T304-40 x GHB119 x COT102) for commercial release.
December 8, 2016 Japan approved the soybean events FG72 (stacked HT), FG72 x A5547-127 (stacked HT), MON87751 (IR) and SYHT0H2 (stacked HT) for Type 1 Cultivation.
November 23, 2016 South Africa approved the maize events 4114 (HT +IR) and NK603 x T25 (stacked HT) and the argentine canola event 73496 (HT) for food and feed use.
November 16, 2016 South Korea approved the maize event MON87427 x MON89034 x  MIR162 x NK603 (HT + IR) and the cotton event COT102 x MON15985 x MON88913 x MON88701 (HT + IR) for feed use.
November 7, 2016 Canada approved the maize event MZIR098 (HT + IR) for food, feed and cultivation use.
November 4, 2016 USA granted the nonregulated status to two new potato events, Ranger Russet potato X17 and Atlantic potato Y9. These two new events have reduced acrylamide potential, black spot bruising tolerance and resistance to potato late blight.
November 3, 2016 South Korea approved the soybean event DAS81419 (stacked IR) and the cotton event 81910 (stacked HT) for food use.
October 19, 2016 South Korea approved the maize event MON87411 (HT + IR) for food use.
October 12, 2016 Malaysia approved the canola event MS8 x RF3 (HT + PC) for food and feed use.
October 12, 2016 South Korea approved the InnateTM potato event E12 (PQ) and the maize event MON87403 (Altered Growth/Yield) for feed use.
October 5, 2016 Vietnam approved the maize event MIR604 for food and feed use.
September 26, 2016 The United States of America granted the non-regulated status to the new non-browning Arctic™ Fuji Apple event, NF872.
September 21, 2016 The European Union approved the following maize events for food and feed use: Bt11 x MIR162 x MIR604 x GA21 (HT + IR), Bt11 x MIR162 x MIR604 (HT + IR), Bt11 x MIR162 x GA21 (HT + IR), MIR162 x MIR604 x GA21 (HT + IR), Bt11 x MIR162 (HT + IR), MIR162 x MIR604 (stacked IR), and MIR162 x GA21 (HT + IR)
September 21, 2016 Singapore approved the maize events MON87427 (HT) and 59122 (HT + IR) for food use.
September 8, 2016 Australia and New Zealand approved the maize event MON87419 (stacked HT) for food use.
August 31, 2016 Taiwan approved the cotton event 81910 (stacked HT) for food use.
August 24, 2016 South Korea approved the soybean event MON87751 (IR) for food use.
August 12, 2016 Brazil approved the maize event MON89034 x TC1507 x NK603 x DAS40278 (HT + IR) for commercial use.
August 12, 2016 Brazil approved the herbicide tolerant  soybean events FG72FG72 x A5547-127 and DAS44406-6, as well as the maize events(stacked HT), DAS40278 x NK603 (stacked HT) and 5307 x MIR604 x BT11 x TC1507 x GA 21 x MIR 162 (HT + IR) for commercial use in late 2015.
July 27, 2016 The European Union approved the soybean events FG72 (stacked HT) and MON87705 x MON89788 (HT + PQ) for food and feed use. 
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