As the industry’s export market development organization, U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) promotes the specific benefits of all six classes of U.S. wheat in competitive markets and works to demonstrate the functional quality, value and reliability of U.S. wheat. USW has an undisputed reputation for transparency and dedication to service. USW strives to be a valuable resource and partner to our export customers, in ways that provide a significant return on farmer and federal investment in wheat export market development.
Recent examples of our work are shared below. Please check back regularly for new success stories.
In the early 1960s, U.S. wheat farmers reached out through Western Wheat Associates (WWA) to build new partnerships with Taiwan. After many visits, WWA opened an...MORE DETAILS
With the advantage of proximity to U.S. Gulf ports, Venezuela has been a relatively stable buyer of U.S. wheat for many years. In fact, USDA Foreign Agricultural...MORE DETAILS
With funding from several state wheat checkoff programs and USDA Foreign Agricultural Service export market development programs, U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) is...MORE DETAILS
China’s complex wheat importing rules can be a significant barrier to private purchases, but wheat imports help cover gaps in the need for high-quality wheat...MORE DETAILS
The emergence of Russia as a very competitive wheat exporting country has dramatically changed the Egyptian market opportunity for U.S. wheat farmers. Egypt...MORE DETAILS