East Asia and the Pacific

Data and Analysis

On June 1, 2009, the People’s Republic of China (PRC) released National Food Safety Standard for Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) System for General Requirements for Food Production Enterprises (GB/T 27341-2009), which entered into force on February 17, 2009.
Attaché Report (GAIN)

New Zealand: Dairy and Products Semi-annual

FAS/Wellington’s New Zealand milk production forecast is raised for 2023 to 21.5 million metric tons (MMT) as a result of favorable pasture growing conditions entering the year and strong milk production during the first four months of 2023.
Attaché Report (GAIN)

China: Decree 248 Changes and the June 30 Deadline

The General Administration of Customs of China (GACC) has alerted importers that certain overseas facilities should “complete” their registration by June 30, 2023. Facilities seeking to minimize potential trade disruptions should upload relevant information into CIFER by June 23, 2023.


All times in ET.
Sep 6
Sep 8
Trade Show  |  USDA Endorsed

Asia Fruit Logistica

Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Sep 11
Sep 14
Trade Show  |  USDA Endorsed

Fine Food Australia

Sydney, Australia
Sep 20
Sep 22
Trade Show  |  USDA Endorsed

Food Ingredients (Fi) Asia

Bangkok, Thailand
Oct 25
Oct 27

News and Features

USDA Under Secretary for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs Alexis Taylor will lead the upcoming agricultural trade mission to Japan, June 5-8. The delegation includes a robust representation of the U.S. agriculture sector.
May 22, 2023
Export Sales Announcement

Export Sales to the Philippines

Private exporters reported sales of 225,000 MT of soybean cake and meal for delivery to the Philippines during MY 2022/2023.
May 17, 2023
Export Sales Announcement

Cancellation of Export Sales to China

Private exporters reported the cancellation of sales of 272,000 MT of corn for delivery to China during MY 2022/2023 marketing year.

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