Trade Policy

FAS works with foreign governments, international organizations, and the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative to establish international standards and rules to improve accountability and predictability for agricultural trade.

Data & Analysis

April 27, 2016
SAGARPA, through the Import and Export Directorate, announced the lifting of the restrictive measures applied to U.S. poultry and poultry products intended to be exported to Mexico.
April 25, 2016
The United States is the world’s largest producer of beef but it also imports more beef than any other country.
April 20, 2016
Tralac held its annual conference in Swakopmund, Namibia on April 7 – 8, 2016. The conference highlighted the importance and challenges for rules based governance, and growing Intra-Africa Trade.
April 13, 2016
Graphic illustrating the change in composition of U.S. agricultural shipments to the EU between 1995 - 2015.