Introducing our new Affiliated Membership!

USDBC is offering affiliate membership to any company that handles
beans directly, such as shippers, packagers, exporters, etc.

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Government Shutdown Delays Start of some 2019 activities

January 21, 2019

As the U.S. government shutdown hits the one month mark, USDBC is feeling the impact and rescheduling some February activities. The Mexico Bean Congress is not affected and will go on as scheduled. Every year, we receive our funding notification letter in September, detailing our annual allocation level for our global export programs. This year, […]

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Successful Trade Mission Reveals New Opportunities in Panama and Colombia

January 21, 2019

A trade team to Colombia and Panama visited with 19 different companies and organizations and the FAS representatives in both countries in late November 2018. In addition to meeting with loyal established customers, four of the companies told the trade team it was their first visit with USDBC representatives. Right after the trade mission, USDBC […]

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U.S. to face competitive disadvantage in Japan without trade agreement

January 21, 2019

The United States and Japan have announced they will begin bilateral trade discussions in late January 2019. Previously, Japan had insisted on a multi-lateral approach asking the US to rejoin the TPP (now CPTPP) group of 10 countries, which the US withdrew from. Hopefully, these new discussions will lead to a future agreement between the […]

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