ReadingsOutlook for U.S. Agricultural Trade: August 2016
This report summarizes USDA's most recent 1-year projections for U.S. agricultural trade value and volume, as well as projections of selected countries' total trade with the United States.Agriculture in the Trans-Pacific Partnership
The Trans-Pacific Partnership is a trade and investment agreement under negotiation by 12 countries in the Pacific Rim. This report assesses this partnership's potential impacts on the region's agriculture in 2025 (October 2014).Global Macroeconomic Developments Drive Downturn in U.S. Agricultural Exports
The macroeconomic outlook underlying the 2016 USDA ten-year agricultural projections indicates slower global income growth, particularly in developing countries, and a stronger dollar. This shift in the macroeconomic environment relative to the past decade implies smaller projected increases in agricultural trade and declines in U.S. market share relative to previous projections (July 2016).
USDA Information on Free Trade Agreements provides information on the free trade agreements the United States has completed or is in the process of negotiating with several countries and regions.
USDA, National Agricultural Library, National Agricultural Library Digital Repository (NALDR) offers online browsing of historical ERS Agricultural Economic Reports and Agriculture Information Bulletins.
Office of the U.S. Trade Representative provides information on trade negotiations and enforcement issues.
World Trade Organization provides information on international trade and regulations.