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

November 11, 2014
Australian policies on agriculture are currently being reviewed by the federal government and a White Paper is set for completion in 2015 in order to provide a new policy platform for the sector.
October 14, 2014
On October 6th, 2014 Russia imposed a ban on re-export of plant products from Poland to Russia.
October 13, 2014
This report provides an overview of the food laws and regulatory environment in Morocco as they relate to U.S. food and agricultural exports.
October 1, 2014
A record Brazilian soybean crop of 94 million metric tons (mmt) is forecast for the 2014/15 marketing year (MY) as a result of increased planted area.