The value of U.S. exports are expected increase by more than 37 percent in the next ten years, and both bulk and highvalue pmduct exports are expected to show continued gains due to extraordinary world food demand. A recent analysis by FAPRI shows projects the value of U.S. agricultural exports to increase from $58 billion in 1996 to more than $80 bill ion in 2006.
Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute
"FAPRI 1997 Agricultural Projections,"
Iowa Ag Review: Vol. 3
, Article 1.
Available at: http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/iowaagreview/vol3/iss1/1