AgExportsCount Website Launches
February 24, 2017

The U.S. Agricultural Export Development Council announced this week the introduction of its new website,

The website is intended to be an online presence for agricultural export market development and a unified location for the more than 75 coalitions and individual organizations that support USDA's Market Access Program and Foreign Market Development program.

According to the site, MAP and FMD accounted for 15 percent of U.S. agriculture export revenue generated between 1977 and 2014. The total economic output produced by U.S. agriculture exports in 2014 was $340 billion - $150 billion in export value and an additional $190 billion in other economic activity. Also, 1.1 million jobs are supported by U.S. agricultural exports, including 800,000 in the non-farm sector.