Pricing Innovation Out of the EU

The cost of authorising a new transgenic plant in the EU for import alone, is astoundingly high, costing millions of Euros and taking over six years on average. In view of their long history of safe use and thousands of approvals confirming their safety, it's time to to reduce unnecessary costs and timelines for GMO approvals. The current predicament is hindering access to innovative products. Find out more in our new factsheet.