Trade

Soy Growers Urge Senate Committee to Break Through Financial Barriers in U.S. Trade with Cuba

The American Soybean Association (ASA) in effort with the U.S. Agriculture Coalition for Cuba (USACC) this week urged the Senate Appropriations Committee to take action … Read More »

Soy Growers Push for Immediate Approval of Soy Traits in Europe

The American Soybean Association (ASA) ramped up its call for approval of three outstanding soybean traits by the European Union this week, saying that the … Read More »

Soy Growers to Administration: Prioritize Eliminating Trade, Biotech Barriers in China

As part of the ongoing effort by the American Soybean Association (ASA) and the U.S. Biotech Crops Alliance (USBCA) to elevate the importance of market … Read More »

Soy Growers Welcome MOU with Cuban Agribusiness Group

With a signing ceremony Thursday, the U.S. Agriculture Coalition for Cuba (USACC) and Cuba’s Grupo Empresarial Agricola (GEA) formalized an agreement between the two nation’s … Read More »

ASA Participates in Trans-Pacific Partnership Ag Week in D.C.

The American Soybean Association (ASA) and other farm groups led briefings in both the House and Senate to educate agriculture and trade staffers on the … Read More »

ASA Hosts Trade Roundtable with USDA Deputy Under Secretary

The American Soybean Association (ASA) this week hosted a roundtable to discuss the future of U.S. agriculture trade. Jonathan Cordone, deputy under secretary of the … Read More »

ASA Featured in USTR’s New Online TPP Tool

This week, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) launched an interactive section of the USTR’s Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) website that showcases endorsements of … Read More »

Citing ITC Report, ASA Calls on Congress to Get to Work on TPP

Pointing to a report issued Wednesday from the International Trade Commission showing the American agriculture industry as among the largest beneficiaries from a potential Trans-Pacific … Read More »

Senate Appropriation Committee Approves Funds for USDA in Cuba

Earlier this week, the Senate Agriculture Appropriations Committee approved $1.5 million in funds for U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) staff in the new U.S. Embassy … Read More »

Senators to Froman: Push EU on Ag Barriers in T-TIP

A bipartisan group of senators last week urged U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman to ensure the Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (T-TIP) included a strong … Read More »