U.S. Pecans In Action

Pecan Industry Events

Events targeting the pecan industry are held throughout the year and hosted by national and regional pecan organizations. For specific event information and details, or if you are interested in attending an event, please contact the organization for more information.

Any pecan growers or shellers interested in participating in U.S. Pecans events, please click here or send an email to info@uspecans.org. You information will be added to our database of those wishing to participate in international events such as trade shows or trade missions.

Important Information

Feb 12, 2018

Import Tariffs in the Target Markets

One of the main constraints facing the pecan industry is tariffs. Tariffs on imported pecans exist in all five target markets, China, India, Turkey, Vietnam, and South Korea. A strategy to address these obstacles is an important and necessary component of any international marketing effort. Some successes in reducing tariffs have been achieved, notably in China and South Korea. In the other countries existing tariffs are high, although they don't appear to have affected the viability of the market in Turkey. In the other two markets, India and Vietnam, they are barriers to trade, though for different reasons....

Upcoming Events

February 17-21, 2019 Gulfood Dubai World Trade Centre Dubai, United Arab Emirates ...
February 22-23, 2019 Southeastern Pecan Growers Conference Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort Destin, FL ...
March 3-5, 2019 Southeastern Pecan Growers Conference Hotel Encanto Las Cruces, New Mexico ...
March 13-14, 2019 NPSA Mid-Winter Meeting Renaissance Atlanta Midtown Hotel Atlanta, GA ...
March 26-28, 2019 Georgia Pecan Growers Association UGA – Tifton Campus Conference Center Tifton, GA ...
May 18-21, 2019 National Restaurant Association McCormick Pace Chicago, IL ...
May 23-25, 2019 INC (International Nut Congress) Boca Raton, FL Meeting of all the worlds nut organization. Market trends, market ...
June 2-5, 2019 International Food Technology Food Expo New Orleans Ernest N Morial Convention Center New Orleans, LA ...
July 14-17, 2019 Texas Pecan Growers Annual Conference and Trade Show Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center  Frisco, Texas ...
September 13-14, 2019 Natural Products Expo East Baltimore Convention Center Baltimore, MD ...