Joel Haggard

Haggard: Beef Demand In Taiwan Returning After Sluggish 2021
Haggard: Beef Demand In Taiwan Returning After Sluggish 2021
After a slight volume decline last year, U.S. beef exports to Taiwan have returned for 2022.  The USMEF’s Joel Haggard, U.S. Meat Export Federation, Senior Vice President for the Asia Pacific said this increase started in 2021 when China was “really hitting on all cylinders”, but buyers in Taiwan that compete for the same cuts that China does, hesitated a little bit.  Haggard said the speculat...
Despite COVID-19 Struggles, China Pushed Forward With Phase One Agreement, Good News For U.S. Beef
Despite COVID-19 Struggles, China Pushed Forward With Phase One Agreement, Good News For U.S. Beef
Despite months of struggling with the coronavirus, the U.S. Meat Export Federation said China has done a great job living up to its agreement in Phase One. The USMEF’s Joel Haggard said that has translated into additional U.S. beef processing plants eligible to ship a wider variety of product to China. He ...
USMEF Wraps Up Beef Roadshow
USMEF Wraps Up Beef Roadshow
The U.S. Meat Export Federation recently wrapped up their U.S. Beef Roadshow.  USMEF senior Vice President Joel Haggard said they enjoyed successful stops in the nation’s three largest cities.   “We thought very early on when we knew beef access was coming that it would be very beneficial to our industry, and to our exporter members to come and experience the market.  In addition to that... Read M