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September 13, 2018
On August 27, 2018, The Secretariat of Economy (SE) published an amendment in the Diario Oficial (Federal Register), modifying a previous duty free import quota for roasted and ground coffee....
September 12, 2018
The Canadian cattle herd is forecast to remain flat through 2019, as increased imports of feeder cattle compensate for a decline in domestic inventories.
August 28, 2018
On July 20, 2018, the Government of Panama activated the Agricultural Special Safeguard under the U.S. – Panama Trade Promotion Agreement (TPA), re-establishing the bound tariff rate of 70 percent...
August 20, 2018
FAS/Canada projects record high Canadian broiler meat production in 2019, as solid Canadian demand sustains continued expansion in the ‘supply managed’ chicken sector.
August 17, 2018
During Calendar Year 2017, Mexico remained the second largest consumer market in Latin America (after Brazil).
August 15, 2018
Argentina’s raisin production is forecast to remain stable at 41,000 metric tons in CY 2019 due to an expectation of favorable weather conditions.
August 2, 2018
As of July 2018, Guatemala accepts U.S. exports of fishery products with a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Export Inspection Certificate.
August 1, 2018
Steady growth continues in Mexico’s poultry sector despite irritants due to avian influenza.
July 26, 2018
On July 19, 2018, Canada proposed eliminating maximum residue limits for four fungicides commonly used in horticultural production.
July 26, 2018
On July 12, 2018, Guatemala announced new phytosanitary requirements for U.S. non-processed agricultural goods that will allow many more U.S. agricultural products to enter the market.
July 16, 2018
On Thursday, July 5, 2018, Mexico continued to phase in their retaliatory tariffs in response to U.S. Section 232 action.
July 16, 2018
Colombia recently increased their biofuel blend mandate to 10 percent for most of the country.
July 6, 2018
On May 21, 2018, hundreds of thousands of Brazil’s nearly 2 million truck drivers began an 11-day strike to protest high diesel prices, a move that slowed Brazil’s economy....
July 4, 2018
Brazil has finally overcome the worst recession in its history. In 2017, the retail sector responded positively, expanding 0.8 percent.
July 4, 2018
U.S. exports of consumer-oriented products to Aruba reached an all-time high of $80 million in 2017 and are on pace to reach another record level in 2018.
July 4, 2018
Even though the Colombian government in 2017 increased the sales tax or value added tax (VAT) from 16 percent to 19 percent, the retail sector continues to thrive because of a robust economy....
July 4, 2018
The retail industry in Guatemala is strong and continues growing. The two largest supermarket chains continue expanding and opening new outlets in both the urban and rural areas of the country.
July 3, 2018
Peru's food retail market has found its path to growth through compact store formats. The market currently holds over 450 convenience stores and 250 conventional supermarkets.
July 2, 2018
Chile’s food retail sales reached $16.7 billion in 2017. The main food distribution channels are supermarkets with a share of about 62 percent.
July 2, 2018
Health Canada recently concluded a public consultation on proposed front-of-package (FOP) labeling designs and identified how forthcoming regulations could limit marketing of foods with FOP labels.

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