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Canada’s House of Commons and Senate voted in favor of implementing the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, one of the final hurdles before it becomes law.
Mar 15, 2020 by Chris Koger
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue visited the Florida Strawberry Festival and hosted a roundtable with industry members, where concerns over fair trade were voiced.
Mar 09, 2020 by Chris Koger
The Office of U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer has scheduled hearings for growers to talk about concerns of unfair competition with Mexican products.
Mar 06, 2020 by Chris Koger
China will allow its importers to apply for substantial tariff relief on U.S. fruit starting in early March.
Feb 26, 2020 by Tom Karst
U.S. imports of both fruits and vegetables increased moderately in 2019, new trade figures reveal.
Feb 19, 2020 by Tom Karst
Exports of U.S. fresh fruits declined by 6% in 2019, while exports of U.S. fresh vegetables increased by 4%.
Feb 18, 2020 by Tom Karst
Two U.S. senators from New York are calling for federal investigations into unfair trade subsidies for Canadian onion growers.
Feb 07, 2020 by Tom Karst
The phase one trade agreement signed by the U.S. and China Jan. 15 will deliver potential trade gains for U.S. growers of potatoes, blueberries, avocados, and other crops.
Jan 16, 2020 by Tom Karst
In the wake of trade deals that have left some U.S. produce growers unhappy about an influx of imported fruits and vegetables, the new American Grown campaign is taking its message to consumers instead of lawmakers.
Jan 09, 2020 by Chris Koger