The Foreign Agricultural Service Reports
The Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) links U.S. agriculture to the world to enhance export opportunities and global food security.
>> Indonesia: Indonesia Expands U.S. Plant Products Eligible for Recognition
On August 16, the Minister of Agriculture signed a decree allowing an additional 33 product lines to be eligible for recognition under the protocol for fresh foods of plant origin (FFPO).
>> Paraguay: Livestock and Products Annual
Paraguayan beef exports for 2017 are forecast to increase marginally at 395,000 tons carcass weight equivalent (cwe).
>> Taiwan: Stone Fruit Annual
Taiwan was the third largest export market for U.S. peaches and nectarines and the fifth largest export market for U.S. cherries in 2015. Imports of fresh U.S. peaches and nectarines increased by 11 percent to 12,411 metric tons (MT) in 2015, with a value of $32.5 million.
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