Kim A. Ha



Kim Ha is an Agricultural Economist in the Animal Products and Cost of Production Branch in the Market and Trade Economics Division. She is a poultry and sheep outlook analyst and contributes to USDA’s World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE), as well as the Livestock, Dairy and Poultry Outlook.


Prior to joining ERS, Kim worked in international development, specializing in agricultural market development and finance, particularly in Sub-Saharan Africa. She has consulted for World Bank and USAID projects.


M.S. in Agricultural Economics from Purdue University

B.S. in Finance from Virginia Tech

Professional Affiliations

Agricultural & Applied Economics Association

Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook: April 2018
U.S. Exports for Most Major Meat Commodities Grew in 2018