What's New in Agriculture and Food Exports

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October 2017 Issue
JapanFoodex Japan - Mar 6-9, 2018
Agriculture and Forestry is in the proposal stages for a mission to Foodex Japan. Contact Katie.Meredith@gov.ab.ca to indicate your early interest and receive full details when available.
NAFTANAFTA by the Numbers: Where We Stand as the Renegotiation Begins (Export Development Canada) - Take a look at the statistics and facts to see how well the agreement has been performing and better understand how changes could potentially affect the Canadian economy.
September 2017 Issue
ChinaThe International Scramble for China's Massive Online Beef Market (Beef Magazine, Canadian Cattlemen) - page 12 - Three hundred million Chinese have begun to shop online, ushering in a commercial era where speed and price dominate everything.
United StatesAn Overview of E-commerce Trends in the United States (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada) - Basic elements to consider for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) doing business in the United States via e-commerce channels.
Export Information
August 2017Listing Fees or Slotting Allowances - Many grocery store chains charge listing fees that cover their costs in rearranging the store shelves and the warehouse, plus the administration costs associated with adding a new product. Read more.
Export Catalogue - Products
Agri-Food Products and Services Export Catalogue profiles the Alberta products available for export. Companies are invited to submit applications for the catalogue by completing an application form and supplying a product photo and company logo.
Download: July 2017 pdf

New listing: Benchmark Angus

If you are exporting or export ready, apply to be listed. Download application form.
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