Good morning! Can Brazilian beef re-enter the U.S. market? Congress returns from holiday.
Can Brazilian beef re-enter the U.S. market?
Next week, when President Jair Bolsonaro heads to Washington to meet with Donald Trump, he
will be flanked by Agriculture Minister Tereza Cristina. She has the mission of negotiating the re-opening of the U.S. market to Brazilian beef—which has been banned since 2017 due to “signs of systemic failure of [sanitary] inspections.” But U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue might not even be in Washington when the Brazilian delegation arrives—a sign that lifting the ban will be a...