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Importance of Keeping Pace on Ag Export Promotion Funding

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export promotionThe latest analysis of agricultural export promotion investment shows that U.S. public funding for its two largest export promotion programs is about $235 million per year. But due to inflation and other factors, the real value of this investment has declined 12 percent since 2011. During this same period, major competitors increased their investment in promotion of agricultural exports by 70 percent. U.S. Meat Export Federation’s Joe Schuele has more.

Importance of Keeping Pace on Ag Export Promotion Funding