making a difference for dairy
Issues

Canadian Trade Policies
Food Waste
Geographical Indications
National Bioengineered Food Disclosure Standard
NCIMS - 2017 Conference Summary
North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)
Nutrition Facts Label Changes
Trade Promotion Authority (TPA)
Worker Safety in the Dairy Industry

More issues...

                                                                                     
Be Heard

Regulatory RoundUp

Get Involved

Advocacy: Dairy Counts

Join the Discussion

Dairy Forum

Dairy Delivers: The Economic Impact of Dairy Products
Advocacy: Dairy Counts
FDA Milk Safety Memoranda
Buyers' Guide
Member Hotlines
Dairy Market Prices
Quick Links

                                                                                           
Dairy Facts 2016
 
 

Members Invited to Participate in Trade Mission to Egypt

Feb 23, 2017

Although recent headlines regarding U.S. agricultural trade have centered on U.S. exports to Canada and Mexico, the U.S. Department of Agriculture is continuing to work on fostering the expansion of American exports in other markets around the world. USDA will host its next Agricultural Trade Mission in Cairo, Egypt, April 2 to 6, and IDFA members are invited to participate.

The trade mission will connect U.S. agricultural companies with potential customers and offer educational opportunities on market conditions and import procedures for Egypt, Algeria, Jordan and Lebanon. Together, these four countries imported nearly $1.5 billion in food and agricultural products in 2016, with Egypt purchasing the largest share of dairy at $29 million.

Member companies that are interested in expanding their exports to any of the four countries are encouraged to apply to join the trade mission.

For additional information, contact Beth Hughes, IDFA director of international affairs, at bhughes@idfa.org.

 
Dairy Delivers