Technical Bulletin No. (TB-1951) 56 pp

November 2018

The ERS Country-Commodity Linked System: Documenting Its International Country and Regional Agricultural Baseline Models

This report describes the underlying structure of the economic models that make up ERS's Country-Commodity Linked System. The models produce medium- to long-range projections of the supply and use of major agricultural commodities by 44 importing and exporting countries and regions. The data are used to develop USDA's annual 10-year agricultural projections.

Keywords: agriculture, agriculture policy, agricultural sector model, documentation, agricultural trade, supply, demand, price, projections, USDA agricultural baseline, partial equilibrium model

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