As we get ready to begin our Spring Summer Planting and Harvest Survey in Mexico next month, we wanted to look at some trends we are anticipating in the coming marketing year. Below are the Mexican Government’s (SAGARPA’s) projections for the 2018 dry bean planting cycle compared to last year: According to our on the […]Read More
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On June 4, 2018, USDA’S Foreign Agricultural Service in Paris hosted a special event to promote U.S. food products at the U.S. Ambassador’s residence. At the U.S. Food & Beverage Nutrition and Health Event, the Ambassador welcomed some 200 French importers and end-users of U.S. foods, including buyers from major retail food chains. The FAS […]Read More
The reality of trade retaliation has begun to set in, In the wake of the administration’s imposition of Section 232 tariffs on steel and aluminum. Since the tariffs were imposed in June, the U.S. agricultural sector has faced retaliatory tariffs from Mexico, Canada, the EU, China, Turkey, and India among others. The U.S. dry bean […]Read More