USDA Foreign Agricultural Service is hosting the first Spotlight On... for Fall 2022. The event will be held on Thursday, September 15th featuring the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Saudi Arabia is the largest economy in the Arab world with a GDP of $700.1 billion in 2020. They were projected to invest nearly $59 billion in the food manufacturing sector in 2021 making it a major producer to agricultural products in the region.
This session will be available on Microsoft Office Teams.
Opening Remarks -- Clay Hamilton, FAS Associate Administrator
Overview & Changes -- Mark Ford, Regional Agricultural Attaché
Policy & Perspective -- Merna Khleif, Agricultural Marketing Assistant
U. S. Cooperator Outlook -- Nina Halal
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