International Agricultural Trade Report

Opportunities for U.S. Agricultural Exports in Egypt and Algeria

Egypt and Algeria are two of North Africa’s most rapidly growing markets for the food and beverage (F&B) processing and manufacturing sectors.
Those seeking to take advantage of the tariff benefits stemming from the U.S.-Panama Trade Promotion Agreement should ensure their products comply with rules-of-origin requirements to avoid fines and back duty assessments.
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Libya: Exporter Guide

Libya poses unique opportunities and challenges for U.S. agricultural exports.
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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India: Food Service - Hotel Restaurant Institutional

The Indian HRI sector continues to expand as consumers increasingly demand a greater variety of food and beverage products at hotels and restaurants.
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Morocco: Food Service - Hotel Restaurant Institutional

U.S. exports of consumer-oriented agricultural products to Morocco in 2018 totaled $60 million, a 58 percent increase from 2017.
Taiwan is an important trading partner and offers many opportunities for sales of U.S. food and agricultural products.
On May 13, 2019, the People’s Republic of China’s Ministry of Finance (MOF), State Council Tariff Commission (SCTC) announced that supplementary import tariffs levied on certain U.S. products....
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Bulgaria: Food Processing Ingredients

The food processing industry in Bulgaria accounts for about 20 percent of the country’s industrial output.
On November 2, 2018, the Government of India’s (GOI) Ministry of Finance (MOF) extended the implementation date of an increase in the Basic Custom Duty on several U.S. agricultural products....
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Germany: Exporter Guide

Germany has 83 million of the world’s wealthiest consumers and is by far the biggest market in the European Union.
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Morocco: Food Service - Hotel Restaurant Institutional

In 2018, the United States and Morocco negotiated terms for U.S. poultry market access, which could be an opportunity for U.S. exporters to target the food service sector.