The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is taking new steps to strengthen and modernize the process for issuing public warnings and notification of product recalls.
The U.S. Apple Association is calling for timely ratification of USMCA and an end to steel and aluminum tariffs on Mexico and Canada – key markets for apple exports. One out of every three apples is bound for markets outside American borders.
The USDA’s Trade Promotion Program will provide $8.5 million to the Washington Apple Commission to grow export markets. The funds are to combat the impact from trade conflicts with foreign countries.