Let’s Unlock Global Opportunities Together

Thank you for the support and continuous assistance from the Food Export program.
 Jing Hagert - VP of Human Nutrition Ingredient Sales
We’re a non-profit organization ready to fuel your growth through exporting food and agricultural products.
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Who We Are

Creators of a global marketplace

We are Food Export-Midwest and Food Export-Northeast, non-profit organizations made up of agricultural promotion agencies from 13 Midwestern and 10 Northeastern states. We exist to provide the support U.S. companies need to enter international markets by offering export education, global connections, export strategies, and marketing financial assistance.

How it works

We connect Midwest and Northeast food suppliers with global buyers to create opportunities that extend their distribution and boost international business growth.

Our Programs

We help both novice suppliers and seasoned exporters unlock long term global growth with programs and services in education, market entry, and market promotion.

Proven Results

In the last year alone, companies that participated in our programs and activities gained over $867M in combined export sales to countries around the globe.

“The Food Export Association of the Midwest has provided us with the educational tools to really understand how the exporting process works.” Pyramid Foods

Based in Shawnee, Kansas
Food Export-Midwest Participant since 2017

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What is the Branded Program?

February 17, 2021 2:04 Minutes

What is the Branded Program? - Food Export-Midwest and Food Export-Northeast details this cost-share, 50% reimbursement program that helps small companies with the international marketing of their U.S. products.

12:08 Minutes

Food Export - Northeast Seafood Overview - We provide seafood companies opportunities for you to find the right markets and the right buyers within a market.

1:45 Minutes

Inside a Food Export Buyers Mission - Be prepared. Follow up. Hear from international buyers on what they expect from a supplier when meeting with them.

4:11 Minutes

Repurposing Expenses - Social Media - Learn how to get reimbursed for social media expenses using the Branded Program in our new video series.
From the Desk of the CEO: September 2023

From the Desk of the CEO: September 2023

The Food Export Podcast (700 x 392 px)

A World of Opportunities

Check out our newest educational effort, The Food Export Podcast! New episodes are published monthly, and with episodes averaging around 15 minutes each, you can easily listen at your convenience, anytime, anywhere! Listen Here