Trade

U.S. Soy Industry Celebrates 60th Anniversary in Japan

Information courtesy of USDA  The American Soybean Association (ASA) opened its first overseas representative office in Tokyo in 1956. Since then, the U.S. soybean industry … Read More »

Shippers Urging Action to Avoid Disruptions from Hanjin Shipping Bankruptcy

The American Soybean Assocation (ASA) and several ag organizations sent a letter to U.S. Department of Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker urging engagement with the South … Read More »

U.S. Government Announces Trade Complaint Against China’s Wheat, Corn and Rice Subsidies

The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) announced this week that it is filing a formal request with the World Trade Organization (WTO) for … Read More »

Soy Growers Talk Trade, GMOs and More at Farm Progress

American Soybean Association (ASA) leaders fielded nearly 30 interviews with different media outlets last week at the Farm Progress Show in Boone, Iowa. In addition … Read More »

ASA Pushes TPP Strategy for Lame Duck

The American Soybean Association (ASA), along with a coalition of other ag group and pro-Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) industry leaders, met to discuss a strategy for … Read More »

African Trade Team Learns About U.S. Soy During Indiana Farm Visit, Conference

Last week, an American Soybean Association’s World Initiative for Soy in Human Health (ASA/WISHH) Africa trade team participated in a farm visit organized by the … Read More »

ASA CEO Talks TPP on RFD-TV Panel Thursday Night

American Soybean Association (ASA) CEO Steve Censky is participating in a discussion on the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP), along with other top agriculture leaders Thursday … Read More »

ASA in the News: GMO Labeling, Conservation, Research Center

While American Soybean Association (ASA) leaders and staff were busy this week at the Farm Progress Show and U.S. Soy Global Trade Exchange, they took … Read More »

Obama Puts Congress on Notice: TPP is Coming

Late last week, the White House put Congress on notice that it will soon send lawmakers a bill to implement President Barack Obama’s landmark Trans-Pacific … Read More »

Soy Growers Testify on Rail Shipper Issues

Last week, the Senate Commerce Committee held a field hearing on rail shipper issues in Sioux Falls, S.D. that focused on implementation of the Surface … Read More »