Learn About Trade

Basics About Trade – aka Start Here

Backgrounder: The Essential Guide To U.S. Trade, published by USGC in July 2019

Ag and Trade Overview from  USDA’s FAS

U.S. Trade Concepts, Performance, and Policy: Frequently Asked Questions from the Congressional Research Service

20 Years of Development In Trade Policy – FarmDocDaily

Farm Foundation on Trade – Main Page

Trade Vistas – Including Graphics, Interactives And Articles

Hinrich Foundation/National Press Club Foundation Webinar On Food Supply Chains/COVID-19 Impacts

Data Sets

Food System Dashboard – Johns Hopkins University and The Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition

USGC Market Profiles – Online

USGC Market Profiles – Printable Handouts

Trade’s Economic Impact

What if all tariffs on ag goods went away? Summary of USDA/ERS Study

Feeding the Economy – Answering the Question: “What Is the Food and Ag Industries’ Impact In Your Community?”

Fed By Trade Coalition (Cargill)

Trade And American Jobs – BRT 

Chamber of Commerce State-By-State Analysis

Ball State Study on Trade and Manufacturing 

About Agreements And Markets

Design of Trade Agreements

National Trade Estimates – USTR (Country by Country Profiles)

World Trade Organization Disciplines On U.S. Ag Support – FAS 

Podcasts on Trade

Trade Guys – CSIS

Trade Matters – Yeutter Institute 

Trade Talks – Peterson Institute for International Economics 

Dollar and Sense – Brookings Institution 

Trade Craft Podcast 

China Business Minute 

Additional Resources on China

Text of U.S./China Economic and Trade Agreement – USTR

Fact Sheets on U.S./China Economic and Trade Agreement – USTR

Timeline of “Trade War” With China – TradeVistas

Peterson Institute For International Economics: U.S.-China Phase One Tracker

U.S. China Business Council 

State-By-State Economic Impact Of Trade With China (U.S. China Business Council) 

Additional Resources on EU

AmCham EU: The Transatlantic Economy 2020

Additional Resources on Japan

U.S.-Japan Trade Agreement Details By Commodity, USDA/Japan

Additional Resources on NAFTA/USMCA

USMCA Coalition 

NAFTA Food and Ag Trade Working Group

USMCA State Factsheets from USTR

USMCA Industry-Specific Factsheets from USTR

USMCA Timeline from Politico

Farm Bureau – NAFTA By Commodity and By State In 2016

Business Roundtable NAFTA State-By-State Facts

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Report On NAFTA

A No-USMCA, No-NAFTA Scenario: How Bad Is It? Via TradeVistas

How States Would Be Impacted By NAFTA Withdrawal – U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Farmers for Free Trade (FFT) Report On NAFTA Withdrawal Tax

Peterson Institute for International Economics Analysis of Potential NAFTA Withdrawal

Services Coalition Report on NAFTA Withdrawal’s Impact on Services and Digital Trade

Coalitions With Information About Trade

Farmers for Free Trade – click here

Ag Exports Count (focused on MAP/FMD) – click here