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“Feta is Greek!” EU top court tells Denmark

Greece on Thursday scored a win in its fight to protect their right to the term “Feta” as Europe’s top court reprimanded Denmark for not blocking local companies from using the name for sales outside the European Union. Greece claims feta as part of its cultural heritage because it has …

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EU sues Denmark for keep on labeling its white cheese as “Feta”

The European Commission has decided to take Denmark to the European Court Court of Justice for labeling its white cheese as “feta” and failing to adequately fulfil its obligations under the EU law on quality schemes for agricultural products and foodstuffs. Companies based in Denmark produce and export white cheese …

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US will not impose import levy on Greek Feta cheese, says Agricultural Ministry

The famous Greek feta cheese will continue to enjoy no import duties in the United States, the Agricultural Development & Foods Ministry said on Wednesday, following the revocation of a decision that would have added a 9.6% levy on the product. According to the ministry, the US Customs and Border …

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Greek Feta lost PDO status in CETA free trade deal EU-Canada

Greece’s dairy producers reacted angrily to reports that Greek feta cheese is no longer on the list of Protected Designations of Origin (PDO) in the Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreemetn (CETA) between the European Union and Canada, The Federation of Greek Dairy Products Industries (SEVGAP) described the development as “scandalous”and warned …

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