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By: Alexis M. Taylor, USDA Under Secretary for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs This year marks the 100th anniversary of USDA’s Agricultural Outlook Forum. I was excited to participate in a panel session that reviewed the past 100 years of...
Export Sales Announcement

Export Sales to China

Private exporters reported sales of 126,000 MT of sorghum for delivery to China during MY 2023/2024.
U.S. Department of Agriculture Under Secretary for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs Alexis M. Taylor will lead an historic agribusiness trade mission to Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, from June 17-20, 2024.
Export Sales Announcement

Export Sales to Japan and the Philippines

Private exporters reported the following sales activity: 155,000 MT of corn for delivery to Japan during MY 2024/2025 and 228,000 MT of soybean meal for delivery to the Philippines during MY 2023/2024.
U.S. agricultural exports have reached new heights, setting a record of nearly $196 billion in 2022. Agricultural exports totaled $177 billion in 2021 and nearly $175 billion in 2023, making the last three years the three best years ever for U.S. exporters.
Communications to Congress

Food for Progress Program – FY 2022 Report to Congress

Food and service have a special place in Walter Brooks, Jr.’s heart. Today, he runs Brooksmade Gourmet Foods in Atlanta, Georgia, which exports clean-label condiments, sauces, and rubs. Walter grew up food insecure, knowing the importance of people...
Export Sales Announcement

Export Sales to Colombia

Private exporters reported sales of 200,000 MT of corn for delivery to Colombia during MY 2023/2024.
USDA, through its administration of the McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition (McGovern-Dole) Program, is the largest global donor to school feeding efforts, providing U.S. agricultural commodities, funding, and technical assistance to reduce hunger, support nutrition, and improve literacy and primary education, especially for girls, around the world.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture Deputy Secretary Xochitl Torres Small today announced the selection of 19 minority-serving educational institutions to take part in the 2024 USDA Agricultural Export Market Challenge.
Export Sales Announcement

Export Sales to Mexico

Private exporters reported sales of 155,000 metric tons of corn for delivery to Mexico during the 2023/2024 marketing year.
Sometimes, even the most successful and experienced entrepreneurs need a little extra help navigating ways to diversify and expand their business model. For dairy products and ingredients company, Tedford/Tellico, Inc. in Knoxville, Tennessee, that was the case in 2022, when its Global Sales Director Matthew Tedford attended his first-ever USDA-sponsored agribusiness trade mission more than 8,500 miles away in the Philippines.