Agriculture is no longer managed on the basis of narrow concerns about a few markets. Competition for international markets depends heavily on foreign and domestic policies.
Animal welfare, environmental regulations, food safety and other concerns are increasingly important drivers of farm production costs and returns.
Informa Economics IEG provides comprehensive analysis of changes in farm and trade policies and their impacts on crop and livestock production and trade.
Our world-renowned experts leverage Informa Agribusiness intelligence's global network to deliver the information you need to understand, and succeed in, an evolving future environment.
- Informa's Issue Monitor and Morning Comments provide up-to-date information on changes in farm programs, farm issues and trade policy that impact the agribusiness sector.
- Informa Economics IEG's Roundtable Series is dedicated to helping clients understand and contend with issues that shape the future of US agriculture, trade, environmental and energy policies.
- Informa Economics IEG's consulting group has conducted a number of studies that assess US export opportunities under potential trade agreements, and evaluate changes in foreign policies that impact US exports. IEG analysts have also produced studies that evaluate farm programs, biofuels policies, changes in regulatory requirements, and other issues impacting the agribusiness sector.