US - American Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack traveled to Minnesota this weekend, where he visited a St. Paul rail yard to underscore the importance of trade and exports to the American economy.
Critical western waterway for US ag exports is closed
The incident demonstrates how the failure of any one lock can have a huge and potentially catastrophic impact on the regional economy and a number of sectors throughout the nation.
Argentina: ag exports sum US$ 10.9 billion in the year
Argentina: ag exports sum US$ 10.9 billion in the year Argentina’s agricultural exports moved US$ 10.9 billion in the first six months of the year, according to data from the Center of Cereal Exporters. During last week alone, the sector moved US$ 308.7 million. Compared what was exported in 2016, it represents 45.6 percent of the sum of the whole year.
USSR grain embargo a guide for how much ag exports could shrink
Short-term demand reduction as a result of Trump trade policy still a possibility, but potential longer-term impacts more troubling, according to farmdoc analysis.
Statement by Agriculture Secretary Vilsack on How Ag Export Surge Boosted GDP Growth
What Is An Export Credit Facility?
An export credit facility from Drake Finance is backed by the Export-Import Bank (Ex-Im Bank) and can take on the form of a term loan or line of credit.
How a new energy facility in Port Arthur could export security to Poland
A year after weathering one of the costliest storms in American history, many residents of Port Arthur, Texas, are still picking up the pieces from...
Effects of Ag Tariffs Ripple Beyond Exports
Recent news articles demonstrate that tariffs on U.S. agricultural commodities are having an impact not only on the quantity of U.S. goods exported to China, but also the flow of some agricultural products within the U.S.
Port of San Diego wins $10-million federal grant
Oct 31, 2015 | 5:50 PM TheTenth Avenue Marine Terminal will be redeveloped with the help of a $10-million federal transportation grant. (K.C. Alfred / San Diego Union-Tribune) The Unified Port of San Diego has been awarded a $10-million federal transportation grant that will be used to help fund a major redevelopment project that will improve operations and create new jobs, officials said The money will…
Tips on export planning
Preparing a business plan for export business is the most fundamental step to export strategy. It helps in decision making of the entire process and will act like a guide to exporting.
Hospital unveils 10-year master facility plan
A 10-year $195.5 million master facility plan was recently approved for Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge that will offer construction and renovation projects for the two hospital campuses and long-term
What's New with Bike Facility Planning?
Bicycle trends in the U.S.Bikes have been around in one form or another since around the early 1800’s. They are a major form of transportation across the world, and usage in the United States has increased by nearly a billion trips since 1995. The recent Recession has seen a migration of people into urban centers, …
Why You Should Develop an Export Marketing Plan
Market research is a powerful tool for exploring and taking control of your global territory. It also enables you to develop an export marketing plan.
Why exporting is GREAT
Got a great idea but unsure how it can make a global impact? It’s time to start thinking about exporting Again and again, research shows that exporters, of all sizes, are more productive, innovative and resilient to economic downturns; achieve a stronger bottom line; boost their reputation and profile; and are more likely to stay in business richard_battleship_thumb.jpg Image by Owen Billcliff That has certainly been…
Port of Oakland exports soar again
A year-long export rally is barreling ahead at the Port of Oakland.
FIT AG Set to Invest €20 Million in German AM Facility
FIT Production GmbH, an autonomous division of FIT Additive Manufacturing Group, focuses on creating high-performance, contract manufacturing components via additive manufacturing.
Caspian Pipeline Consortium Cuts CPC Blend Export Plan by 10 Pct
"We ... expect to pump around 60 million tonnes, but it (the export volume), of course, depends on producers," CPC said.
Exporting a DataView
Did you know. . . you can export DataViews to Excel for data entry?
Here's why a $12 million federal grant to boost Memphis' mass transit is a big deal
Memphis Area Mass Transit will get a $12 million grant to buy electric buses for a rapid transit route that takes people to education and employment centers.
Economist advice for US: Fix infrastructure, boost exports
The U.S. needs to boost its exports to fast-growing emerging markets, but it faces a number of barriers that stand in the way of a more balanced trade, Walter Kemmsies, chief economist of port design consultancy Moffatt & Nichol, told a panel at the 15th annual TPM Conference on Tuesday.