Partners

U.S. Partners for our Market Expansion Efforts

The Office of Agricultural Affairs works closely with different U.S. Cooperators and their EU representatives. Another trading partner in the market expansion efforts are the representatives of the State Regional Trading Groups. Everyone of these organizations will assist U.S. companies to enter the EU market. Representatives of U.S. Cooperators and State Regional Offices in Europe

alaska-seafood

Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute

311 N. Franklin Street Suite 200
Juneau, AK 99801-1147

Tel: (800) 478-2903 or (907) 465-5560
Fax: (907) 465-5572
Mail: info@alaskaseafood.org

Please find herewith an overview of the international offices:
www.alaskaseafood.org

california-almonds

Almond Board of California

Dariela Roffe-Rackind
Censeo House | Suite 6
6 St Peters Street | St. Albans
Herts AL1 3LF – U.K.

Tel.: +44 17 27 83 30 44
Mob.: +44 75 90 69 09 82
Mail: droffe@almondboard.com

www.almonds.com

hardwood-export

American Hardwood Export Council

AHEC Europe
Unit 20.1
20-22 Vestry Street
London, N1 7RE

Tel: +44 20 7626 4111
Mail: europe@americanhardwood.org

www.americanhardwood.org

American Indian Foods   

Christine Berthold
Berthold & Partners
Buchenweg 3 
27726 Worpswede – Germany

Tel.:+49 47 92 951 91 95
Mail: christine@bertholdpartners.de

www.americanindianfoods.com 

 

 

peanut-council

American Peanut Council 

1500 King Street
Suite 301
Alexandria, VA 22314 USA

Tel: +1 703 838 95 00
Mail: info@peanutsusa.com

Please find herewith an overview of the international offices:
www.peanutsusa.com

 

pistachio

American Pistachio Growers 

Jordi Marques
Shixing Consultants

C/ Freixa 28-30
08201 Barcelona – Spain

Tel.: +34.93.414 0555
Mail: jmarques@shixing.net

www.americanpistachios.org

American Softwoods

Charles Trevor
CTA Ltd | 33 Rosebury Road
London N10 2LE – U.K.

Tel.: +44 20 84 44 08 85
Mail:  charles@charlestrevor.com
Mail: info@americansoftwoods.com

www.softwood.org

soybean-association

American Soybean Association

Mark Andersen 
Keizersgracht 62-64
1015 Amsterdam – The Netherlands

Tel: +31 20 520 7978
Fax: +31 20 520 7510
Mail: asamex@soyamex.com

www.soygrowers.com

brewersassociation

Brewers Association

Sylvia Kopp
Feuerbachstraße 8
12163 Berlin, Germany

Tel: +49 30 31 17 60 81
Mail: sylvia@brewersassociation.org

brewersassociation.org

California Pistachio Export Council

George Smith
16 Wynches Farm Drive
St. Albans, AL4 0XH – U.K.

Tel: +44 1727 86 20 74
Mail: george@midsummermarketing.com

prunes

California Prune Board

Mark Dorman / Esther Ritson-Elliott
Harborough Innovation Centre|Suite 18
Airfield Business Park
Leicester Road | Market Harborough
Leicestershire | LE16 7WB

Tel.: +44 18 58 41 42 18
Mail: info@cpbeurope.eu.com

www.californiaprunes.co.uk

grapes-from-california

California Table Grape Commission

Andrew Brown
Pound House
Pound Lane
Godalming, Surrey GU7 1BX – U.K.

Tel: +44 1483 41 61 36
Tel: +44 7710 08 92 50
Mail:andrew@andrewbrownassociates.com

www.grapesfromcalifornia.com

California Walnut Commission

Maria Kraus
mk2 marketing & kommunikation gmbh
Oxfordstraße 24
53111 Bonn, Germany

Tel: 49 228 943787-0
Fax: 49 228 943787-7
Mail: maria.kraus@mk-2.com

www.californiawalnuts.eu

cherry

Cherry Marketing Institute

12800 Escanaba Drive, Suite A
Dewitt, MI  48820

Mail: info@choosecherries.com

Please find herewith an overview of the international representatives:
www.choosecherries.com

cotton-council-international

Cotton Council International

Stephanie Tiers
Liberty House
222 Regent Street
London W1B 5TR

Tel: (44-207) 297-2042
Fax: (44-207) 297-2136
Mail: sthiers@cotton.org

www.cottonusa.org

cranberry

Cranberry Marketing Institute 

Maria Kraus
mk2 marketing & kommunikation gmbh
Oxfordstraße 24
53111 Bonn, Germany

Tel: 49 228 943787-0
Fax: 49 228 943787-7
Mail: maria.kraus@mk-2.com

www.cranberries-usa.eu

North Carolina Sweet Potato Commission / American Sweet Potato Marketing Institute

Maria Kraus
mk2 marketing & kommunikation gmbh
Oxfordstraße 24
53111 Bonn, Germany

Tel: 49 228 943787-0
Fax: 49 228 943787-7
Mail: maria.kraus@mk-2.com

www.ncsweetpotatoes.com

 

florida-citrus

Florida Department of Citrus

Florida Department of Citrus Headquarters
P.O. Box 9010
Bartow, FL 33831-9010 USA

Tel: +1 863 537-3999

Mail:fdocgrower@citrus.state.fl.us

www.fdocgrower.com

us-wheat

U.S. Wheat Associates 

3103 10th Street
North Suite 300 Arlington
VA 22201

Tel: +1 202 463-0999
Fax: +1 703 524-4399
Mail: info@uswheat.org  

Please find herewith an overview of the international offices:
www.uswheat.org

poultry-egg

U.S. Poultry and Egg Council

Lisa Lindblad
C/o Rindi Marketing AB
Södertorg 2D
621 57 Visby – Sweden

Tel.: +46 703 82 21 00
Mail: lisa@usapeec.eu

www.usapeec.org

 

U.S.A Dry Pea & Lentil Council

Johanna Stobbs
J. Stobbs Marketbase
71 Avenue Bosquet
75007 Paris, France

Tel: +33 1 4551-3603
Fax: +33 1 4753-7285
Mail: jstobbs@marketbase.fr

www.usapulses.org

US Dry Bean Council

Johanna Stobbs
J. Stobbs Marketbase
71 Avenue Bosquet
75007 Paris, France

Tel: +33 1 4551-3603
Fax: +33 1 4753-7285
Mail: jstobbs@marketbase.fr

www.usdrybeans.com

us-meat-export

US Meat Export Federation

Office Brussels
Avenue Houzeau 18 
1180 Brussels – Belgium

Tel.: +32 25 14 15 06
Fax: +32 25 03 29 84
Mail: eu@usmef.org

www.usmef.org

usa-dairy-export-council

U.S. Dairy Export Council 

Thomas Lividini

Rue du Collège 27
1050 Brussels

Tel: +32 2 808 0644
Fax: +32 2 502 8870
Mail: tlividini@landmarkeurope.eu

 

www.usdec.org

susta

Southern United States Trade Association

Victor J. Phaff / Karin Defossez
Phaff Export Marketing BV
De Drieslag 30
8250 AG Dronten – The Netherlands

Tel.:  +31 321 387933
Mail: vjp@phaff.com / kd@phaff.com

www.susta.org

usa-rise-federation

USA RICE

2101 ​Wilson Boulevard, Suite 610
Arlington, VA 22201

Tel: (703) 236-2300
Fax: (703) 236-2301
Mail: riceinfo@usarice.com

Please find herewith an overview of the international locations:
www.usarice.com

food-export-northeast

Food Export USA

Food Export USA – Northeast
One Penn Center
1617 JFK Boulevard, Suite 420
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Tel: +1 215 829 9111
Fax: +1 215 829 9777
Mail: info@foodexport.org  

Food Export USA – Midwest
309 W. Washington St., Suite 600
Chicago, IL 60606 USA

Tel: +1 31 23 34 92 00
Fax:+1 31 23 34 9230
Mail: info@foodexport.org

www.foodexport.org/

raisins

Raisin Administrative Committee

2445 Capitol Street
Suite 200
Fresno, CA 93721-2236

Tel: 559-225-0520
Fax: 559-225-0652

www.raisins.org

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Hop Growers of America

Maria Kraus
mk2 marketing & kommunikation gmbh
Oxfordstraße 24
53111 Bonn, Germany

Tel: 49 228 943787-0
Fax: 49 228 943787-7
Mail: maria.kraus@mk-2.com

www.usahops.org

Pear Bureau Northwest

Andrew Brown
Pound House
Pound Lane
Godalming, Surrey GU7 1BX, U.K.

Tel: +44 1 483 416136
Fax: +44 1 483 426662
Mail: andrew@andrewbrownassociates.com

www.usapears.org

washington-apples

Washington Apple Commission

George Smith
16 Wynches Farm Drive
St. Albans, Hertfordshire United Kingdom, AL4 0XH

Tel.: +44 17 27 86 20 74
Mail: george@midsummermarketing.com

www.bestapples.com

wusata

Western United States Trade Organization

Victor J. Phaff
Phaff Export Marketing
Wisselweg, 33
1314 CB Almere, the Netherlands

Tel.: +31 36 760 7100
Mail: vjp@phaff.com

www.phaff.com

www.wusata.org

 

california-wines

Wine Institute of California 

Paul Molleman
Benoordenhoutseweg 23
2596 BA Den Haag – The Netherlands 

Tel.: +31 70 314 24 25  
Mail: molleman@us-export.nl

www.discovercaliforniawines.com 
www.wineinstitute.org

National Milk Producers Federation

Thomas Lividini
Rue du Collège 27
1050 Brussels

Tel: +32 2 808 0644
Fax: +32 2 502 8870
Mail: tlividini@landmarkeurope.eu

www.nmpf.org

 

National Renderers Association, Inc.

500 Montgomery Street
Suite 310
Alexandria, VA 22314
Tel: 1 703-683-0155
Fax: 1 571-970-2279
E-mail: bruce.ross@rossgordonconsultants.com

www.nationalrenderers.org

National Sunflower Association

Lourdes Bustamante / Carlota de Lucas
Ketchum Pleon
International Communications
Luchana, 23 – 4ª planta
28010 Madrid, Spain

Tel: +34.91.788 3270
Mail: lourdes.bustamante@ketchum.com
Mail: carlota.lucas@ketchum.com

North West Cherries

George Smith
16 Wynches Farm Drive
St. Albans, AL4 0XH, the U.K.

Tel: +44 1727 862 074
Mail: george@midsummermarketing.com

www.northwestcherries.net

Organic Trade Association

Claudia Gröning
Bellmann, Gröning und Partner GMBH 
Kommunikation und Marketing gmbh
Ecco Hamburg, Beim Schlump 13a
20144 Hamburg, Germany

Tel: +49 40 480 655-0  
Mail: c.groening@bgup.de 

www.ota.com

U.S. Apple Export Council

Peter Meadows, Iain Forbes, Dee Cassey
The Garden, Bourne End Business Park
Cores End Road
Buckinghamshire, SL8 5AS, the U.K.

Tel: +44 1628 535 755
Mail: pm@ukraisins.com
Mail: iain@comeintothegarden.co.uk
mail: dee@comeintothegarden.co.uk

www.usaapples.com

U.S. Grains Council

20 F Street NW - Suite 600
Washington, DC 20001

Tel: (202) 789-0789
Fax: (202) 898-0522
Mail: grains@grains.org

www.grains.org

 

Please find herewith an overview of the international representatives:
www.grains.org

U.S. Soybean Export Council

 16305 Swingley Ridge Road, Suite 200
Chesterfield, MO 63017 – USA

Tel: +1 636 449-6003
Fax: +1 636 449-1292

ussec.org

 

Please find herewith an overview of the international offices
ussec.org

Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services

Ted Horton
Pound House
Pound Lane
Godalming, Surrey GU7 1BX, the U.K.

Tel: +44 20 3318 575
Mob: +44 7947 570 614
Mail: ted@virginia-agriculture.eu

vdacs.virginia.gov

Oregon Wine Board

Mike Coveney / Kate Sweet
Hilltop Wines
PO Box 392, Reigate, Surrey RH2 2EL, the U.K.

Tel: +44 1737 223215
Mob: +44 7831 313 067
Mail: mike@hilltopwines.co.uk

www.oregonwine.org

Washington State Wine Commission

Ruth Tilgaard
Magstraede 7
1204 Copenhagen

Tel:+45 33 32 62 20
Mail: rt@vinrejse.dk

www.washingtonwine.org