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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SECOND ASSESSMENT CONFIRMS SHORT CROP IN MEXICO

October 21, 2019

Our re-survey of the Mexican 2019 Spring-Summer dry bean crop confirmed definitively that the bean planting surface was reduced as a result of the drought from June-August, the critical growing period. As a result, production is estimated at 417,101 MT, 54% less than SIAP’s (Mexican agricultural data Secretariat) estimates and 52.5% less than the average […]

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NEW U.S./JAPAN AGREEMENT COULD BOOST US DRY BEAN EXPORTS

October 21, 2019

On October 7, 2019 the U.S. and Japan signed a trade agreement with the explicit goal, according to the USTR “to open markets and support expansion of U.S. food and agricultural exports, increase farm income, generate more rural economic activity, and promote job growth.” A trade agreement with Japan has always been a top U.S. […]

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