Tag: trade

Senator claims biodiesel market unfairly skewed against domestic producers

| November 9, 2017

A U.S. senator claims that hundreds of millions of gallons of Argentinian and Indonesian biodiesel were being unfairly dumped into U.S. markets.

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Amid NAFTA renegotiations, McCaskill and Republican colleagues seek to protect American agricultural producers

| July 24, 2017

Since the North American Free Trade Agreement was enacted, Canada and Mexico have been the top two export destinations for Missouri agricultural goods.

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Trump administration action on steel imports could spark a trade war

| July 12, 2017

WASHINGTON (DTN) — Farm groups are cautioning the Trump administration not to open a “Pandora’s Box” by claiming restrictions on steel and aluminum are needed to protect “national security.”

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Canada-EU trade deal all but dead

| October 24, 2016

A pending trade deal between the European Union and Canada that was once a certainty to be signed is now all but dead in the water.

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Chance for TPP passage slim

| September 26, 2016

Vice President Joe Biden said last week the chances for Congress to approve the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal were slim.

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Women in Agriculture trade mission is underway

| September 8, 2016

Deputy Undersecretary for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services Alexis Taylor is leading a trade delegation to Hong Kong and Shanghai through September 15.

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Trade provides benefits to farmers

| August 17, 2016

International trade, including trade agreements such as the Trans-Pacific Partnership, provides big benefits for agriculture.

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Implications of Great Britain’s exit from the EU unknown

| June 24, 2016

The news Friday morning that Great Britain has voted to leave the European Union sent shock waves throughout the financial sector, on a global basis.

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Misinformation fueling TPP debate

| April 13, 2016

Earlier this week 225 Agricultural organizations appealed to U S House and Senate leaders to approve the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement. U.S. Senate Democrat Clair McCaskill of Missouri says there is a lot of misinformation in the public about the TPP.

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