Switzerland: U.S. Bovine Semen Exports Grow with Removal of Trade Barriers
With the removal in January 2014 of a 5 CHF duty per straw, U.S. bovine genetic exports to Switzerland have been on the rise. Though the total value of exports is still relatively low, U.S. bovine genetics are capturing a larger share of the market with significant potential for further growth. Nevertheless, barriers to greater export growth continue as Swiss suppliers seek to limit competition from quality imports.