Trade News

At CFE our farmers are the core of what we do, our success is your success. We know how important updates about what's going on in our industry is to our patrons. Click the news links below for the latest information.

In the News

NGFA & NAEGA Commend Trump Administration for Trilateral Trade Agreement with Mexico and Canda

Canada, U.S. saves NAFTA as Trilateral Pact

NPPC Lauds Administration On Bolstering Ties with Japan

Inside China's Strategy in the Soybean Trade War

Trump Slaps Tariffs on $200BN in China Imports; Will Add Another 267BN If China Retaliates 

Exclusive: Green Plains to Shut Down Two Iowa Ethonal Plants

U.S., Canada will meet Tuesday, earlier than expected on NAFTA

Canda Optimistic NAFTA Deal can be Struck this Month

As next round of U.S. tarriffs on China looms, both sides dig in

China Soybean Imports Plunge

Chinese Soy Buyers Leave U.S. Empty Handed

Canada Rejoins Talks to Stay in NAFTA, Deal Possibly this Week

NGFA and NAEGA Release Joint Statement on Announcement of Preliminary Trade Agreemeet Between US and Mexico

Producers Welcome Help But Want End to Trade Disputes

Administration Announces Details of Trade Mitigation Plans

UPDATE 2-US Government to Pay 4.7 Billion in Tarrif Related Aid to Farmers

USDA Annoucement of Trade-Mitigation Assistance Package may be Delayed to Aug 27

US-China Trade Talks End with No Breakthrough

NAFTA 'handshake' Deal with Mexico Targeted for Thursday

U.S. Moves Toward New Tariffs on China Despite Fresh Round Table Talks

Canada on the Sidelines as U.S. and Mexico Near an Agreement on NAFTA

U.S. Drops Agricultural Demand from NAFTA Talks: Mexica Farm Lobby

U.S. - Mexico Bilateral NAFTA Issues May be Resolved Next Week

U.S. China Plot Road Map to to Resolve Trade Disbute by November

Right Attitude Required for Positive Results from Talks: China Daily Editorial

Top Pork Producer Says China Imports Drop Amid U.S. Trade Spat

China Expects it's U.S. Agricultural Imports to Fall Sharply

U.S., China Seek to Restart Talks to Difuse Trade War, Sources Say

NCFC President Chuck Conner on Announcement of Emergency Trade Assistance for Agriculture 

Trump Secures Concessions From EU to Avoid Trade War: Wall Street Journal 

USDA Assists Farmers Impacted by Unjustified Retaliation 

CFE, our staff, will continue to relay any new information as it becomes available. Thank you for your business and as always please call with any questions or concerns you may have (Rob Jacobs, CEO – 712-758-3636; Todd Netten, CFO – 712-451-6286).