BCI Resources


December 14, 2018

Strategic Planning for the Leafy Greens Industry

In 2016, the California Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement (LGMA) engaged BCI to support and facilitate a strategic planning process to navigate the evolving landscape of food safety in the U.S. ...


December 14, 2018

Opening Markets for the California Cherry Industry

BCI was retained by the California Cherry Advisory Board to assist with its international marketing efforts and help gain access for California sweet cherries to new global markets.


December 14, 2018

Facilitating the Export of American Craft Beer

When the Brewers Association was exploring the idea of initiating an export development program for its members, they were referred to BCI.


December 14, 2018

Hops: International Regulatory Harmonization

The US is the second largest producer of hops in the world. Exports make up a significant part of US hop sales.


December 14, 2018

United Soybean Board Program Evaluation

In fall 2009, BCI was asked by the United Soybean Board to evaluate their market development efforts in the Middle East and North Africa on behalf of U.S. soybeans and soymeal.


April 23, 2019

The SPS Agreement: Interpretation & Challenges

Under the terms of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT), countries could impose whatever standards on imports they considered necessary... Download this white paper to learn more.


April 16, 2019

USMCA: Agricultural Trade Issues Remain Even With Passage

The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) replace the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). Download the white paper for the details.


March 18, 2019

Veterinary Drug MRLs — A Global Perspective

This white paper provides an overview of the regulations that govern veterinary drug MRLs.


March 18, 2019

How a Global Spice Network Relies on BCGlobal

A major international spice company subscribes to the Pesticide MRL database and has referred it as a resource to its own suppliers. Download the white paper to find out why.


March 18, 2019

EU Endocrine Disruptor

Endocrine disruptors are a group of compounds that can disrupt the human hormonesignaling endocrine system


March 18, 2019

Laboratories Rely on BCGlobal

Laboratories provide an essential service to ensure agriculture and food trade flows unabated.


July 14, 2017

The Coming MRL Challenge in Korea


May 17, 2017

What to Do if You Have a Pesticide Residue Violation

It is the phone call no one wants to receive: Your shipment is being held in a foreign market for a pesticide residue violation.