ADM Statement on Signing of U.S.-Japan Trade Agreement
Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) today issued the following statement:
"ADM applauds President Trump and his teams at USDA and USTR for their successful negotiation of the U.S.-Japan Trade Agreement, a critical interim step towards a comprehensive trade agreement between our two countries. American exports of food and agriculture products to Japan totaled $14.1 billion in 2018. The conclusion of this agreement and the resulting tariff reductions and eliminations will help open up new opportunities for America’s farmers, ranchers and food producers. We look forward to bringing more high quality products of American agriculture to Japan’s 127 million consumers."
For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we’re one of the world’s largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with approximately 40,000 employees serving customers in nearly 200 countries. With a global value chain that includes approximately 450 crop procurement locations, more than 330 food and feed ingredient manufacturing facilities, 62 innovation centers and the world’s premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. Learn more at www.adm.com.
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