U.S. investigates blueberry imports from MexicoChristian Fernsby ▼ | September 4, 2020
The United States Government has announced that it will investigate the impact that blueberry imports from Mexico have on national production.
Topics: U.S. blueberry Mexico
"President Donald Trump recognizes the challenges that American farmers face and he is committed to promoting and ensuring fair trade and a level playing field for all American producers," said US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer in a press statement.
Mexico is the United States market's leading supplier of blueberries. Blueberry imports from the United States have doubled in the last five years and reached almost $ 1.3 billion in 2019, a year in which they totaled $ 212 million. ■