International Trade Missions & Promotions

The CITD’s international market development activities have had a significant and positive impact on California’s food and agricultural export industries.


The USDA has worked aggressively to open new markets through export promotion programs and the breaking down trade barriers. With 95% of the world’s consumers of food and agricultural product residing outside U.S. borders, it is vital that the U.S. builds on its established momentum of increasing exports. Failure to do so will result in global market share decline due to the aggressive export promotion programs of foreign competitors.

Upcoming Trade Missions

  • Expo Antad & Alimentaria 2020 Trade Show
    Jul 22, 2020, 7:00 AM – Jul 24, 2020, 11:00 PM
    Guadalajara, Av. Mariano Otero No. 1499, Edificio B P.B., Col. Verde Valle CP 44550 44550 Guadalajara Mexico
    for California Specialty Crop Suppliers | July 22-24, 2020
  • Wed, Oct 02
    Mexico City
    Oct 02, 2019, 7:00 AM – Oct 04, 2019, 11:00 PM
    Mexico City, Mexico City, Mexico
    for California Specialty Crop Suppliers | Oct 2-4, 2019
  • Sep 09, 2019, 7:00 AM – Sep 12, 2019, 5:00 PM
    CITD, 1171 Fulton St, Fresno, CA 93721, USA
    Dried Fruit & Nut Inbound Trade Mission | Sep 9-12, 2019

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