On January 1, 2021, the Government of India’s (GOI) Food Safety and Standards Authority of India extended the compliance date for stakeholders to adopt standards established by the Bureau of Indian...
Attaché Report (GAIN)

Japan: Forage Market Update

In 2019, Japanese production of forage crops accounted for 77 percent of demand.
Attaché Report (GAIN)

China: New to Market Product Report - Timothy Hay

Timothy hay was among a number of U.S. agricultural products that received new or expanded access under the U.S.-China Economic and Trade Agreement, which was signed on January 15, 2020.
Post anticipates a larger supply for MY2020/21, as a wet spring boosted fodder yields in non-irrigated land. Spanish fodder continues consolidating its presence in Asian markets.
International Agricultural Trade Report

West Africa: Prospects for U.S. Exporters

The West African nations of Côte d’Ivoire, The Gambia, Ghana, Nigeria, and Senegal are home to some of the largest cities in the region...
Attaché Report (GAIN)

South Korea: Forage Market Report 2019

The United States continues to be a top supplier of forage to South Korea.
On March 4, 2019, Indonesia and Australia officially signed the Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IA-CEPA).
The prolonged and ongoing drought in Northern Europe and the Baltics is significantly affecting arable crop and animal feed production in the EU.
Attaché Report (GAIN)

Italy: Farmers in Italy Facing Devastating Drought

Italy is suffering from a severe summer drought caused by low rainfall (80 percent below average in the first half of 2017) and exceptionally high temperatures for most of the year.
International Agricultural Trade Report

Growing Opportunities for U.S. Agricultural Exports in India

U.S. exporters who want to enter or expand in India’s market have an array of opportunities available due to the country’s growing population and increasing demand for food and agricultural goods.
Attaché Report (GAIN)

China: U.S. Alfalfa Hay Exports to China Climb

U.S. alfalfa exports to China continue to climb, reaching 1.29 million metric tons (worth $417 million) in 2016.
Attaché Report (GAIN)

Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabian Alfalfa Hay Market

Saudi Arabia’s decision to phase out forage production will increase demand for imported high protein alfalfa hay.