United States

Research and analysis

The case of spanish olives : did the European Union overreact by taking the issue to the WTO to defend decoupled aid ?

On 25 January 2019, the European Union opened a WTO case against the United States challenging the introduction of anti-dumping…

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Thoughts and opinions

The reform of multilateral agricultural rules as a way out of the US-China conflict ?

U.S.-China trade negotiations: Any plausible trade-offs?   At the end of 2018, the Financial Times collected articles by its writers on the…

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Thoughts and opinions

The 2018 Farm Bill: an almost identical American agricultural policy

The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018: Initial Review   On Monday December 10, 2018, the House and Senate conference committee…

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Non classé

Lessons from US Dairy Policy on Value-Added Sharing

  Access the full study    Download the summary’s PDF Improving the mechanisms for value sharing within the value chains and strengthening…

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US cranberry producers sacrifice part of their production to get out of the crisis

Overproduction crises are commonplace in the agricultural sector and more particularly in the fruit and vegetable sector, where yields can…

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Sugar Special

The sugar policy in the United States: a continuous management of the internal market

The United States currently rank 6th among sugar-producing countries with about 9 million tonnes or 4.7% of world production in…

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Thoughts and opinions

US-China trade war: soybeans and pork at the heart of Trump’s 12 billion announced support

The trade war triggered by Donald Trump has repercussions on the most exporting American agricultural sectors. The import taxes applied…

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Thoughts and opinions

What if Trump helped save the CAP?

The trade war waged by the President of the United States is reshaping many political and economic cards. Paradoxically, this…

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Thoughts and opinions

Will Spanish ripe olives puncture the CAP?

By attacking Spanish ripe olives, the US Department of Commerce risks setting a precedent that could undermine the undistorting nature…

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Thoughts and opinions

California farmers say ‘yes’ to better sharing the value of milk

The Federal Milk Marketing Orders (FMMO) – or federal milk marketing boards – organize the sharing of milk value between…

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