Buying U.S. Products

U.S. food and agricultural products are recognized worldwide for their quality and safety. FAS offers a range of services to assist international buyers in locating American suppliers, sourcing products and financing purchases.

Learn more about American agriculture’s commitment to quality, safety, environmental stewardship, science, and sustainability in the Production and Sustainability section of our website

International Offices

FAS has a global network of offices covering more than 150 countries. Your local FAS office can help you locate U.S. products and suppliers. 

Directory of FAS International Offices

Partner Organizations

FAS also partners with a variety of organizations representing the U.S. food and agricultural industry. Many of these organizations maintain product supplier lists and databases.

Directory of FAS Cooperator Organizations

Trade Shows and Events

FAS and its partners work with U.S. exporters to showcase their goods to potential international buyers at trade shows and marketing events in the United States and around the world.

Financing

In many countries, FAS's Export Credit Guarantee Program can help make commercial financing available for imports of U.S. food and agricultural products on deferred payment terms.

Programs

Guarantees repayment when U.S. banks extend credit to foreign banks to finance sales of U.S. agricultural products.
Export Financing Programs

Facility Guarantee Program

Provides credit guarantees for infrastructure improvements in countries where demand for U.S. agricultural products may be limited by lack of adequate facilities.

Data and Analysis

Attaché Report (GAIN)

Panama: Hotel Restaurant Institutional

Panama is an attractive market for exporting U.S. agricultural food products.
Attaché Report (GAIN)

Burma: Success Story-Bulk Wheat to Burma

FAS Rangoon successfully intervened to ensure the smooth arrival of the first bulk shipment of an agricultural commodity to Burma.
Attaché Report (GAIN)

France: Exporter Guide

France is the third largest European economy and according to French customs imported $1.28 billion of food and agricultural products from the United States in 2017.

News and Features

On October 5, FAS Administrator Ken Isley joined U.S. Chargé d’Affairs Robin Quinville for the grand opening of the USA Pavilion at the Anuga trade show in Cologne, Germany. Nearly 160 American companies participated in Anuga, the world’s largest...
U.S. seafood was in high demand at Seafood Expo Global (SEG), generating record 12-month projected sales exceeding $1.2 billion. SEG is the largest seafood trade event in the world and held annually in Brussels, Belgium. This year’s show welcomed...
Some people use speed dating to find life partners, but U.S. seafood exporters recently applied the concept to finding new trading partners. On March 10, Food Export-Northeast organized an event in Boston where 17 U.S. sellers met with 15 interested...

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