Publications

Publications provide information and commentary on industry issues, developments and events affecting the export grain industry.

NAEGA OUTREACH

NAEGA OUTREACH is the Association’s newsletter, usually published each Monday.  OUTREACH is available to only NAEGA members and contains information on NAEGA Member Actions, current NAEGA policy issues and related news.

Notices to the Trade

Notices to the Trade are public documents issued by NAEGA to inform industry of actions and decisions that have been made by other entities that may effect the export of U.S. Grains and Oilseeds.

By itself and with counterpart organizations around the world NAEGA has issued the following recent Notices to the Trade:

IGTC Notices to the Trade:

  • Trade 8 (2009)
    Reminder: Documentation Requirements of the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety
  • Trade 6 (2006)
    Article 18.2(a)
  • Trade 4 (2004)
    Re: Documentation Requirements of the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety
  • Trade 3 (2004)
    Article 18.2(a) Recommendations COP/MOP-1
  • Trade 2 (2003)
    Documentation Requirements for Living Modified Organisms for Food or Feed, or for Processing (LMO/FFP’s)
  • Grain and Oilseed Market Access Index (GOMAI)

    The 2014 Grain and Oilseed Market Access Index (GOMAI) was written in 2015 by Agralytica, Inc. at the behest of NAEGA, U.S. Grains Council and the U.S. Soybean Export Council to provide an analysis of U.S grain and oilseed access in foreign markets and to assist NAEGA in addressing potential trade barriers. The final reports for Corn, Soybean, and Wheat access in 2014 are posted below.

    • 2014 GOMAI Wheat Report
    • The 2012 Grain and Oilseed Market Access Index (GOMAI) was written in 2013 by Agralytica, Inc. at the behest of NAEGA, U.S. Grains Council and the U.S. Soybean Export Council to provide an analysis of U.S grain and oilseed access in foreign markets and to assist NAEGA in addressing potential trade barriers. The final reports for Corn, Soybean, and Wheat access in 2012 are posted below.

      The 2011 Grain and Oilseed Market Access Index (GOMAI) was written in 2012 by Agralytica, Inc. at the behest of NAEGA and the U.S. Soybean Export Council to provide an analysis of U.S grain and oilseed access in foreign markets and to assist NAEGA in addressing potential trade barriers. The final reports for Corn, Soybean, and Wheat access are posted below.

      Public Letters

      Public Letters are statements, questions and requests to government and international organizations that present the NAEGA point of view on subjects related the export of U.S. grains and oilseeds.  They are generally available in the News section of the Public Website under Policy Statements & Comments.

      Wheat & Flour Testing Methods Website

      NAEGA, in cooperation with Kansas State University’s Department of Grain Science and Industry, maintains a website that provides an introduction to the quality analysis of wheat and flour in an easily understood format. The website, wheatflourbook.org, updates the reference book, Wheat and Flour Testing Methods : A Guide to Understanding Wheat and Flour Quality, which was authored and published by the Wheat Marketing Center of Portland, Oregon, in 2003.

      A PDF version of the book is available through this link.