Market Access Issues

U.S. exporters face both tariffs and non-tariff barriers to trade, including sanitary and phytosanitary (SPS) measures and other technical barriers to trade (TBT) such as testing, certification, labeling, packaging and certification requirements.

Data & Analysis

August 24, 2015
Since last reported in GAIN, South Africa has not finalized issues related to its concerns over the trade measures that stop exports of U.S. poultry, beef, and pork.
August 21, 2015
Algeria is an unknown place of possibilities for sales of agricultural commodities. There is immense potential for agricultural production.
August 20, 2015
The Government of Punjab, Pakistan’s largest agricultural province, is proposing minimum standards for imported semen that would severely restrict farmer access to improved dairy and beef semen.
July 31, 2015
The 3rd Financing for Development (FfD) Conference established the development financing framework for the post-2015 development agenda.