Trade Missions

FAS-sponsored international trade missions open doors and deliver results for U.S. exporters, giving them the opportunity to forge relationships with potential customers, gather market intelligence and, most importantly, generate sales.

While final dates are subject to confirmation, scheduled 2020 trade missions include:

  • North Africa (Algeria, Libya, Morocco and Tunisia), POSTPONED
  • Philippines, April 20-23, POSTPONED
  • Spain and Portugal, June 8-11*, POSTPONED
  • United Kingdom, September 14-17*, POSTPONED
  • Australia and New Zealand, October 12-16*, POSTPONED
  • Peru, November 2-5, CANCELLED
  • United Arab Emirates, November 15-18*, POSTPONED
*Denotes first-time destination

Frequently asked questions about our agricultural trade missions.

For more information, please contact trademissions@usda.gov.  

Data & Analysis

April 24, 2020
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) notified industry that there will be a period of leniency for new Safe Foods for Canadians Regulations (SFCR) for manufactured
February 18, 2020
Hemp, marijuana, and cannabis from the plant Cannabis sativa L. are terms interchangeably used in the Philippines.
February 5, 2020
In 2019, the United States and Morocco negotiated terms for U.S. processed eggs and bovine semen market access, providing new opportunities for U.S. exporters.
February 5, 2020
This report provides information on export certificates that the Government of Algeria requires.