In the first quarter of 2021, U.S. soybean exports reached the second-highest value ever at $7.7 billion, nearly double the same period last year.
International Agricultural Trade Report

EU-MERCOSUR Trade Agreement: A Preliminary Analysis

On June 28, 2019, the European Union became the first major partner to strike a trade agreement with the Southern Common Market (or MERCOSUR) countries of Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, and Uruguay.
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.
International Agricultural Trade Report

U.S. Agricultural Export Opportunities in Brazil

Brazil’s consumers have a budding appetite for higher-value food products as the country’s economy recovers from a historic recession and its middle class grows.
International Agricultural Trade Report

U.S. Ethanol Exports Remain Strong as Markets Diversify in 2015

The United States exported 836 million gallons of non-beverage ethanol in 2015, nearly all of which was used for fuel.
International Agricultural Trade Report

Free Trade Agreements Boost U.S. Farm Exports to South America

U.S. agricultural exports to South America nearly doubled in the past four years, reaching a record of more than $8 billion in calendar year 2014.
International Agricultural Trade Report

U.S. Ethanol Exports Rebound in 2014

U.S. ethanol exports rebounded in 2014, with value and volume both up approximately 35 percent from the previous year, although still below the record set in 2011.
International Agricultural Trade Report

South-South Agricultural Trade on the Rise

In the past decade, one of the most apparent trends agricultural trade patterns has been the growth in agricultural trade between developing countries or so-called “South-South trade.”
International Agricultural Trade Report

U.S. Exports of Corn-Based Products Continue to Climb

U.S. exports of corn-based products have experienced rapid growth in the past decade, reaching a value of $7.6 billion in fiscal year 2014, up 16 percent from the previous year.
International Agricultural Trade Report

India Sees Surge in Agricultural Exports to Least Developed Countries

In recent years, India’s exports have demonstrated phenomenal growth – especially to developing countries, which now account for nearly 80 percent of Indian exports.
International Agricultural Trade Report

Processed Product Spotlight: Pet Food

Growing demand for pet food is creating new opportunities for U.S exporters in both established and emerging markets worldwide.
International Agricultural Trade Report

Brazilian Agricultural Exports Face Growing Constraints

Brazilian exports continue to surge and provide growing competition for U.S. farm products.