Blog For Tag "pork exports"

  • Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)

    posted by S. Patricia Batres-Marquez on Friday, April 01, 2016 The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is a free trade agreement (FTA) negotiated among twelve countries: Australia, Canada, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Peru, Chile, Brunei, Vietnam, Malaysia, and the United States. According to the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR), the TPP agreement seeks to bring new and effective market opportunities for American goods and services exports. The benefits of the TPP will occur through a combination of tariff reduction, tariff eli

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  • U.S. Pork Export: January to October 2015

    posted by S. Patricia Batres-Marquez on Monday, December 14, 2015 The latest (December 7, 2015) USDA meat trade data indicates that after five months of continued decline, U.S. pork exports experienced growth during September and October 2015 (see Figure 1). Compared to their corresponding previous month, U.S. pork muscle cut exports rose 6.7% in September and 2.5%...

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  • 2014 U.S. Pork Exports Volume Continues Ahead of Last Year Despite Recent Declines

    posted by S. Patricia Batres-Marquez on Thursday, December 04, 2014 U.S. pork exports have been facing a series of challenges over the last few months that have resulted in reduced volume of exports during August and September. As indicated by the U.S. Meat Export Federation, higher pork prices by the end of July, Russia's pork import ban...

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  • Pork Industry Gets a New Slogan

    posted by Decision Innovation Solutions on Friday, March 11, 2011 "Pork, the Other White Meat" has been around since 1987. For some, this statement has been around longer than they have been alive and for others, they might remember when this ad campaign hit the air waves. The Pork industry has recently released its newest ad campaign of "Pork: Be...

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