FPAA Announces Exciting Lineup for Annual Policy Summit Focused on Advancing The Imported Produce Industry

2021-03-24T19:20:49+00:00March 24th, 2021|Categories: Blog, Featured Story, Home Page Featured Story, News, Press Releases|

P.O. Box 848, Nogales, AZ 85628 Ph. (520) 287-2707, Fax (520) 287-2948    For Immediate Release Contact:  Lance Jungmeyer (lance@freshfrommexico.com) or Allison Moore (amoore@freshfrommexico.com) FPAA Announces Exciting Lineup for Annual Policy Summit Focused on Advancing The Imported Produce Industry Policy Summit 2021 Agenda to Include Presentations on Tackling Trade Barriers, Sustainability, Fair Trade, and International Relations [...]

Tomato Week 2021 Provides Industry Partners With The Latest Data on Tomatoes

2021-03-24T23:24:30+00:00March 19th, 2021|Categories: Blog, Home Page Featured Story, Press Releases|

P.O. Box 848, Nogales, AZ 85628 Ph. (520) 287-2707, Fax (520) 287-2948   For Immediate Release  Contact: Lance Jungmeyer (lance@freshfrommexico.com) or Allison Moore (amoore@freshfrommexico.com)   Tomato Week 2021 Provides Industry Partners With The Latest Data on Tomatoes  The Fresh Produce Association of The Americas Launches New Webinar Series focused on fresh imported tomatoes from Mexico  NOGALES, [...]

One Year After Lockdown, Study Shows Lasting Impact of COVID-19 on U.S. Fresh Tomato Markets

2021-03-09T23:25:30+00:00March 9th, 2021|Categories: Blog, Featured Story, Home Page Featured Story, News, Press Releases|

P.O. Box 848, Nogales, AZ 85628 Ph. (520) 287-2707, Fax (520) 287-2948         For Immediate Release   Contact: Lance Jungmeyer (lance@freshfrommexico.com) or Allison Moore (amoore@freshfrommexico.com)   One Year After Lockdown, Study Shows Lasting Impact of COVID-19 on U.S. Fresh Tomato Markets  With a decline in foodservice tomato sales, the University of Arizona found [...]

Nogales Port Continues to See Diversification of New Commodities, Reliable Supplies of Key Items

2021-02-25T19:53:13+00:00February 25th, 2021|Categories: Featured Story, Press Releases, Uncategorized|

P.O. Box 848, Nogales, AZ 85628 Ph. (520) 287-2707, Fax (520) 287-2948    For Immediate Release Contact:  Lance Jungmeyer (lance@freshfrommexico.com) or Allison Moore (amoore@freshfrommexico.com)     Nogales Port Continues to See Diversification of New Commodities, Reliable Supplies of Key Items As the 2021 year kicks off, the Nogales area has seen an increase on new commodities [...]

ITC Blueberry Determination Helps USMCA Move Forward

2021-02-11T21:53:55+00:00February 11th, 2021|Categories: Home Page Featured Story, Press Releases, Uncategorized|

P.O. Box 848, Nogales, AZ 85628 Ph. (520) 287-2707, Fax (520) 287-2948    For Immediate Release Contact:  Lance Jungmeyer (lance@freshfrommexico.com) or Allison Moore (amoore@freshfrommexico.com)   ITC Blueberry Determination Helps USMCA Move Forward Imported blueberries found not to be cause of serious injury; however Southeastern growers continue to threaten USMCA with unsubstantiated claims NOGALES, Az. (Feb. 11, [...]

FPAA Supports the nomination of Thomas Vilsack as Sec. of Agriculture  and Katherine Tai as U.S. Trade Representative

2021-01-27T18:33:47+00:00January 27th, 2021|Categories: Featured Story, Home Page Featured Story, News, Press Releases|

P.O. Box 848, Nogales, AZ 85628 Ph. (520) 287-2707, Fax (520) 287-2948    For Immediate Release Contact:  Lance Jungmeyer (lance@freshfrommexico.com) or Allison Moore (amoore@freshfrommexico.com)   FPAA Supports the nomination of Thomas Vilsack as Sec. of Agriculture  and Katherine Tai as U.S. Trade Representative The Fresh Produce Association of the Americas joins letter in support for nominees [...]

FPAA Lauds Congressional Effort to Preserve Promise of USMCA Sens. Sinema and Moran Stand with their Constituents

2021-01-15T20:39:35+00:00January 12th, 2021|Categories: Home Page Featured Story, News, Press Releases|

P.O. Box 848, Nogales, AZ 85628 Ph. (520) 287-2707, Fax (520) 287-2948    For Immediate Release Contact:  Lance Jungmeyer (lance@freshfrommexico.com) or Allison Moore (amoore@freshfrommexico.com) January 12, 2021   FPAA Lauds Congressional Effort to Preserve Promise of USMCA Sens. Sinema and Moran Stand with their Constituents NOGALES, Az. (Jan. 12, 2021) – With billions of dollars at [...]

Andrea Ortega joins the Fresh Produce Association of the Americas as the new Communications Coordinator

2021-01-12T21:59:07+00:00January 12th, 2021|Categories: Press Releases|

P.O. Box 848, Nogales, AZ 85628 Ph. (520) 287-2707, Fax (520) 287-2948   For Immediate Release Contact:  Lance Jungmeyer (lance@freshfrommexico.com) or Allison Moore (amoore@freshfrommexico.com) January 6, 2021   Andrea Ortega joins the Fresh Produce Association of the Americas as the new Communications Coordinator Supporting the mission of the organization, Ortega will work on strengthening the efforts [...]

Jose Antonio Martinez Named FPAA Member of the Year

2020-09-28T23:33:13+00:00September 28th, 2020|Categories: Home Page Featured Story, Press Releases|

P.O. Box 848, Nogales, AZ 85628 Ph. (520) 287-2707, Fax (520) 287-2948   For Immediate Release Contact:  Lance Jungmeyer (lance@freshfrommexico.com) or Allison Moore (amoore@freshfrommexico.com) September 28, 2020 Jose Antonio Martinez Named FPAA Member of the Year Martinez, General Manager and COO of Divine Flavor, recognized for commitment to industry improvement FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: The Members of [...]

USTR Action Unwarranted

2020-09-10T16:18:54+00:00September 2nd, 2020|Categories: Home Page Featured Story, Press Releases|

Concessions to Southeast producers will undermine USMCA and could raise prices for consumers On September 1, 2020, the United States Trade Representative released its plan which includes 201 investigations on blueberries and potentially on strawberries and bell peppers.  The plan also outlines actions that would impact U.S. companies distributing imported produce.  Following is a statement from [...]