Articles By USMEF

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Oct 15, 2019

Volume Exports Up in August, Plus Other Trade Report Highlights

Following the full report on August exports for U.S. pork, here are additional highlights from the U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF) report for January-August 2019.
Oct 09, 2019

USMEF Awards Honor Rodibaugh, Carpenter, Cutler

USMEF has announced the recipients of its Distinguished Service Award and Michael J. Mansfield Award. The awards will be presented Nov. 7 at the USMEF Strategic Planning Conference in Tucson, Arizona.
Oct 08, 2019

U.S. Pork Exports Strong in August Says USMEF

U.S. pork exports were strong in August, according to data released by the USDA and compiled by the U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF).
Grocery Store Images
Sep 11, 2019

July U.S. Beef Exports Increase 1%

South Korea continues to be the growth pacesetter for U.S. beef exports, as July volume reached 25,104 mt, or 6% higher compared to last year.
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Aug 20, 2019

Promising Prospects for U.S. Red Meat in the Philippines

U.S. beef export growth to the Philippines is being driven in part by the proliferation of Korean-style barbecue restaurants. Meanwhile pork exports are down, but are expected to pick up, says Joel Haggard, USMEF.
Cuban Pork Adobo Chops
Jul 17, 2019

Latin American Showcase Connects U.S. Red Meat Exporters, Importers

The Latin American Product Showcase saw a mix of current and new customers from emerging markets where the U.S. has been working to grow demand for U.S. red meat, says USMEF president and CEO Dan Halstrom.
International trade
Jul 08, 2019

Beef Exports Steady in May; Values Tick Up 1%

May beef exports were steady year-over-year in volume, while export value increased 1% to $727.6 million – the second-highest on record.
Feeder Pig, Close up (2)
Jul 08, 2019

Rebound in Japan, China/Hong Kong Offsets Slower Mexican Pork Exports

Pork exports in May were steady with last year’s pace, while value increased 1% to $567.8 million – the highest monthly value total since April 2018.
Jul 05, 2019

Ninth Latin American Meat Showcase 'Gets Business Done' in Puerto Rico

At the Latin American Product Showcase, more than 60 USMEF exporting member companies participated, displaying and promoting U.S. beef, pork and lamb products. The event attracted more than 190 buyers from 23 countries.