Trade

Congressional Signatures Needed on NAFTA Renegotiation Letter

Both the House and Senate are organizing letters to Robert Lighthizer, the United States Trade Representative (USTR), urging him to prioritize the interest of the … Read More »

Trade and Geopolitical Changes Under Spotlight at International Oilseed Gathering

They may be competitors on the world stage, but oilseed producers from across the globe will meet in Sydney next week to discuss trade issues … Read More »

ASA Supports Doud Nomination as Chief Agricultural Negotiator

The American Soybean Association (ASA) supports President Donald Trump’s nomination of Gregg Doud, president of the Commodity Markets Council, to be the chief agricultural negotiator … Read More »

Soy Growers Oppose Rollback of Cuba Normalization Policy

The American Soybean Association (ASA) opposes the executive order released late Friday from President Donald Trump that rolls back provisions to further open Cuba to … Read More »

Soy Growers Urge USTR Make Biotech a Priority in NAFTA Negotiations

The American Soybean Association (ASA), as part of the U.S. Biotech Crops Alliance (USBCA) submitted comments to the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) on biotechnology in … Read More »

ASA Lists Benchmarks in Comments on NAFTA Renegotiation

In comments submitted to the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) today, the American Soybean Association (ASA) underscored the importance of maintaining and building … Read More »

ASA Welcomes President Trump’s Infrastructure Commitment

American Soybean Association (ASA) Governing Committee member Bret Davis, of Ohio, and Directors Kendell Culp, of Indiana, and Gerry Hayden, of Kentucky, were among a … Read More »

Soy Growers Oppose White House Budget

The American Soybean Association (ASA) signaled strong opposition to proposed cuts in the FY-2018 budget released by the White House this morning. “By shredding our … Read More »

ASA Welcomes Branstad as Incoming Ambassador to China

Following a vote by the Senate Monday to confirm former Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad as the U.S. Ambassador to China, American Soybean Association (ASA) President … Read More »

Senators Stress Economic Benefits of NAFTA to New U.S. Trade Rep

U.S. Sens. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) and Deb Fischer (R-Neb.) this week led a letter from 18 senators to U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer stressing the … Read More »