International trade supports millions of American jobs, drives economic growth and increases global competitiveness. The United States ranks first in world arable land area and is one of the most productive and largest producers of food and agricultural commodities. Due to the abundance and quality of our feedstock, the U.S. corn refining industry is a key player in the international market.

The U.S. corn refining industry remains focused on expanding our global competitiveness through seeking out new opportunities for trade. A vigorous U.S. trade policy that maintains and opens markets, prioritizes enforcement and improves competitiveness will support the future of the corn refining industry and the U.S. economy.