US grains benefit from strong Mexican trade relations

US grains benefit from strong Mexican trade relations

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American grain industry fears for future of export trade with its largest corn importer

In 2016, the United States experienced a record harvest of 387 million metric tons of corn. This trend is expected to continue due to ethanol production, an increased domestic demand for feed and grain exports. However, given the current political climate under the Trump administration, many are concerned about the future of trade.