Shipments from the two countries can officially benefit from the safest BSE classification from this Thursday.
By Thomas Hubert on 27 July 2017
World Organisation for Animal Health ruling could open up new markets
By Sarah Anderson on 27 July 2017
The EU Mercosur trade deal is scheduled for completion in December, while the US has had a BSE scare.
By Amy Forde on 20 July 2017
The US Department of Agriculture has confirmed that an 11-year-old cow in Alabama has tested positive for atypical BSE, but did not enter the food chain.
By Amy Forde on 19 July 2017
Between 2005 and 2015 about 73,000,000 cattle were tested for BSE in the EU, out of which 60 born after the ban tested positive for classical BSE.
By Amy Forde on 14 July 2017
The potential boost to trade for NI from attaining negligible risk status has been estimated at £12m per year.
By Odile Evans on 25 May 2017
The US - China's biggest trading partner - looks set to be able to export beef to China again after reports that officials from both sides have agreed on concessions to avert a trade war.
By Amy Nora Fitzgibbon on 10 April 2017
The OIE has recommended that Scotland should receive BSE negligible status ahead of key meeting in May.
By John Sleigh on 24 February 2017
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By Patrick Donohoe on 22 February 2017