Countries start restricting food exports

It has been reported that an increasing number of countries are imposing restrictions on food exports to ensure domestic food security. Kazakhstan, one of the world’s biggest exporters of flour, has banned exports of wheat flour, carrots, sugar and potatoes; Vietnam has temporarily suspended the signing of new rice export contracts whilst stocks are being reviewed; and Serbia has prohibited …


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Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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