Ag Trade: Groups Want to Reengage in Pacific Trade Partnership – DTN Oct 14, 2021

🕔Oct 14, 2021
Agricultural groups are frustrated over the lack of any new trade talks by the Biden administration, especially in Southeast Asia as other countries now increasingly want to join the 11-country […]

Ag Trade: Phase One Purchases Fall Short, China Cracks Down on Commodity Inflation May 28, 2021

🕔May 28, 2021
Bloomberg writer Ailing Tan reported on Monday that, “China’s imports of American goods slowed in April, pulling back on the already incremental progress toward the purchase targets agreed with the U.S. in the 2020 trade deal. […]

Ag Trade: Phase-Two Deal With China Unlikely; U.S. Corn Exports Continue Jul 13, 2020

🕔Jul 13, 2020
Josh Zumbrun and Catherine Lucey reported on the front page of Saturday’s Wall Street Journal that, “President Trump damped expectations for a promised phase-two trade pact with China on Friday, saying […]

Farmer Sentiment Index Pushes to All-Time High – Ag Barometer Mar 3, 2020

🕔Mar 3, 2020
The Ag Economy Barometer rose slightly compared to a month earlier, with a reading of 168 in February, just one point higher than in January. The one-point rise in the […]

Ag Trade: USMCA Signed – What Did We Get? Jan 30, 2020

🕔Jan 30, 2020
New York Times writers Ana Swanson and Emily Cochrane reported on Wednesday that, “President Trump signed the revised North American Free Trade Agreement into law on Wednesday, fulfilling a key campaign […]

Ag Trade: Trump Signs USMCA – Waiting on Canada – DTN Jan 29, 2020

🕔Jan 29, 2020
President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement at a White House ceremony, allowing the president to highlight his trade successes and the overall strength of the U.S. […]

Ag Trade: China, the EU, and India – Where Do We Stand? Jan 27, 2020

🕔Jan 27, 2020
Background A recent Congressional Research Service report explained that, “U.S. agricultural exports have been a major contributor to farm income, especially since 2005. As a result, the financial success of the U.S. […]

Farmers End 2019 with Renewed Optimism – DTN Jan 23, 2020

🕔Jan 23, 2020
A long, drawn-out crop year and ongoing trade battles didn’t dampen farmers’ moods, as they ended 2019 with new optimism and were solid in their support for the Trump administration. […]

Trade Aid: Last Payment “Assured and Imminent” – DTN Jan 23, 2020

🕔Jan 23, 2020
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said Monday the third tranche of Market Facilitation Program payments is “assured” and the payment is “imminent” but he did not have a specific date when […]

Hubbs on Grain: 2 Trade Deals and a Price Drop Jan 21, 2020

🕔Jan 21, 2020
The signing of the Phase 1 trade deal with China and approval in the Senate of the USMCA last week saw two positive developments on the trade front. Despite some […]

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