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Seven in 10 containers that transit the Gulf of Mexico are processed at Port Houston, an important gateway for green coffee and other commodities entering the United States. more

Dec 8, 2017 3:00 AM Features

Café Imports has diagramed its history of sourcing and buying green coffee in a series of maps targeting the specialty coffee industry. more

Oct 2, 2017 12:00 AM Coffee Report

US Importers Comply with Food Safety Rules

Photo courtesy QTrade Teas & Herbs

Small US businesses importing food for human consumption have until September to comply with new US food safety rules. more

Jul 21, 2017 12:00 AM Features

A spring cleaning of the Food and Drug Administration’s foreign food facilities database eliminated more than a quarter of registered food suppliers, an unusually high number. more

Jul 18, 2017 12:00 AM Features

The Food Safety Modernization Act passed the United States congress and signed into law by President Barack Obama in 2011 and reflects a shift in the government’s effort toward food safety. more

Jul 18, 2017 12:00 AM Features

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