July 16, 2018

17/07/2018: Texas and Kansas tours highlight opportunities for Chinese sorghum buyers

The US Grains Council (USGC) – in cooperation with the United Sorghum Checkoff Program, the Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission and the Texas Grain Sorghum Association – are hosting top Chinese sorghum importers in the United States to learn more about US sorghum production and strengthen relationships with US sorghum suppliers.

The team will learn about sorghum production, buying strategies and develop relationships with US sorghum suppliers at all levels of the value chain as sorghum demand from China rebuilds following trade challenges early in 2018.
 
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After trade tensions were heightened between the United States and China earlier in the year – demonstrated by an anti-dumping and countervailing duty investigation brought by the Chinese government regarding sorghum – this team visit is a bright spot that signals relations between the two countries are once again moving in a positive direction.
 

Read the full article on the Milling and Grain website, HERE.
 

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