On 1 July 2015, the OECD and FAO will launch the annual Agricultural Outlook in a press conference at the OECD in Paris.
This edition of the Agricultural Outlook – the twenty-first OECD edition and the eleventh prepared jointly with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) – provides projections to 2024 for major agricultural commodities, biofuels and fish. The 2015 report provides a special focus on prospects and challenges for Brazilian agriculture.
The market projections not only cover OECD member countries (European Union as a region) but also FAO member countries, notably Brazil, the Russian Federation, India, People's Republic of China and South Africa.
Fourth meeting of the IO Consortium for Measuring the Policy Environment for Agriculture, taking place at OECD in Paris on 22-23 June 2015.
OECD workshop on policy coherence between agricultural productivity improvement, climate change adaptation and mitigation taking place in June 2015 in Korea.
OECD's latest research provides new evidence of the detrimental effects that local content requirements have on the imposing country’s own economy.
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Downloadable PDF version of the June 2015 agriculture newsletter from the Trade and Agriculture Directorate (OECD) featuring the latest work on fishing and development, regional trade agreements and agriculture and issues in agricultural trade policy.
June 2015 agriculture newsletter from the Trade and Agriculture Directorate (OECD) featuring the latest work on issues in agricultural trade policy, green growth, fisheries and aquaculture and country reviews of Colombia and Switzerland
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Policy brief detailing the findings from the 2015 OECD Trade Facilitation Indicators and the potential impact of the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement on trade costs.
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Summary of meeting co-organised by the G20 Turkish Presidency and the OECD, 2 June 2015
Ministers, G20 Sherpas, international organisations and policy makers come together at the OECD to examine the progress made to date on measuring trade in value-added terms and to distill the policy implications.