A French ban on the sales of fruit and vegetables with identifying stickers threatens exports of U.S. sweet potatoes (approx. $20 million in sales annually) and grapefruits ($8 million annually).
On January, 6 the Central Bank of Argentina announced financing restrictions on importers of luxury goods, including but not limited to, champagne, whisky, liqueurs and other spirits...
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South Korea: Korea Fresh Citrus Market Brief

Korea is the United States’ top export market for oranges and the third largest market for lemons and grapefruit.
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Germany: German Farmers Fear Lack of Seasonal Workers

Agricultural Situation, Agriculture in the News, Avocado, Canned Deciduous Fruit, Dried Fruit, Fresh Deciduous Fruit, Fresh Fruit, Kiwifruit, Raisins, Stone Fruit, Strawberries, Vegetables...
On February 6, 2020, the State Council Tariff Commission announced that China would cut in half the additional tariffs for certain commodities from the United States on February 14, 2020.
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Japan: USJTA Treatment for Fruit Juice and Jams

This is one in a series of reports providing concise overviews of how the U.S.-Japan Trade Agreement (USJTA), which entered into force on January 1, 2020, affects certain product groups.
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New Zealand: FAIRS Export Certificate Report

This report lists the major export certificates and other documentation required by the Government of New Zealand for U.S. exporters of food and agricultural products.
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Japan: Safeguards in US-Japan Trade Agreement

The U.S.-Japan Trade Agreement (USJTA) entered into force on January 1, 2020.
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Brazil: Exporter Guide

Brazil’s economy grew by 1.1 percent in 2018.
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Japan: Citrus Annual

Overall citrus acreage in Japan continues to decline amid decreasing consumption and aging rural population. In the 2019/20 marketing year (MY), mandarin production is forecast to hit a historic....
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South Korea: Citrus Annual

Korea’s total citrus production for Marketing Year (MY) 2019/20 (October – September) is projected to increase six percent to 645,000 metric tons (MT) from 607,638 MT in MY 2018/19.
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South Africa: Agricultural Economic Fact Sheet

The South African Agricultural Fact Sheet has been updated to include calendar year 2019.