Attaché Report (GAIN)

Costa Rica: Exporter Guide

Costa Rica’s economy growth rate slowed in 2018 to 2.7 percent compared with an average rate of growth of 3.8 percent over the ten previous years.
Attaché Report (GAIN)

Dominican Republic: Food Processing Ingredients

The Dominican Republic’s food processing industry was valued at $2.2 billion as of September 2018 ($2.8 billion in Calendar Year [CY] 2017) in activities categorized as “food industry,”....
Attaché Report (GAIN)

Dominican Republic: Food Processing Ingredients

The Dominican Republic’s food processing industry was valued at $2.6 billion in 2016, with an additional $723 million for processed beverages and tobacco.
Attaché Report (GAIN)

Dominican Republic: Food Processing Ingredients

The Dominican Republic’s food processing industry is valued at $2.6 billion, with an additional $723 million for processed beverages and tobacco.
Attaché Report (GAIN)

Costa Rica: Food Processing Ingredients

Costa Rican consumers trust and enjoy the excellent reputation of U.S. food products and ingredients and demand has increased....
Attaché Report (GAIN)

Costa Rica: US Beef Exports Are Growing

According to U.S. Customs data, U.S. exports of beef and beef products to Costa Rica reached a record $15.1 million in 2016 – significantly higher than the $1.7 million exported in 2009....
Attaché Report (GAIN)

Costa Rica: Food Processing Ingredients

Costa Rican food processors and consumers trust and value food products that include U.S. raw materials and ingredients. Demand for quality ingredients has been steadily increasing...
Attaché Report (GAIN)

Dominican Republic: Exporter Guide

The Dominican Republic is the fifth largest market for U.S. consumer oriented products in the Western Hemisphere, after Canada, Mexico, Colombia and Chile, with exports reaching $451 million in 2015.
International Agricultural Trade Report

A Review of U.S. Tariff Rate Quotas for Beef Imports

The United States is the world’s largest producer of beef but it also imports more beef than any other country.
Attaché Report (GAIN)

Costa Rica: Food Processing Ingredients

Costa Rica is one of the major importers of raw materials and ingredients for the food processing industry in Central America.
International Agricultural Trade Report

Central America and the Caribbean: Prospects for U.S. Agricultural Exports

Central America and the Caribbean, with their close geographical and economic ties to the United States, have always been an important market for U.S. agricultural exports.