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

July 22, 2015
On July 15, 2015, Peru’s Chief Veterinary Officer in SENASA approved the Health Certificate for the import of U.S. live cattle into Peru.
July 13, 2015
June 4 and 5, 2015, in Paris, the South Africa and U.S. poultry industries came to an agreement that would permit the return of U.S. bone in chicken to South Africa.
July 13, 2015
On May 20, a chartered flight transporting 156 U.S. bulls and heifers at Latacunga airport valued at almost $700,000.
July 6, 2015
Jordan's Ministry of Agriculture will suspend apple imports beginning on July 31.