Entries by Steve Mercer


Vietnam to Eliminate U.S. Wheat Import Tariff

ARLINGTON, Virginia — Today’s announcement that Vietnam’s government will eliminate a 3 percent tariff on U.S. wheat imports effective December 30, 2021, is welcome news to producers at home and their customers and wheat food processors in Vietnam. As we reported in August 2021, U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) and the National Association of Wheat Growers […]

Joe Bippert Joins U.S. Wheat Associates for South Asia Post

U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) announces that Joe Bippert will join the export market development organization as Assistant Regional Director for South Asia on Nov. 1, 2021. Bippert will work remotely until he and his family can relocate to USW’s office in Manila, Philippines. Bippert has served as Program Director with the Washington Grain Commission (WGC), […]