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USMEF Media Conference Call Thursday, Nov. 5

Published: Oct 27, 2015

The U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF) will conduct a media conference call on Thursday, Nov. 5 from the USMEF Strategic Planning Conference in Tucson, Arizona. The conference call will begin at 9:00 a.m. Eastern time and will feature opening remarks from:

  • Philip Seng, USMEF president and CEO
  • Joel Haggard, senior vice president, Asia Pacific
  • Chad Russell, regional director, Mexico, Central America and the Dominican Republic
  • John Brook, regional director, Europe, Russia and the Middle East

Their comments will be followed by a question-and-answer session. Participants should call 1-866-519-2804 and enter passcode 770447.

If you are calling from an area that cannot access this toll-free number, please dial 1-719-234-7307 and use the same passcode.

The agenda for the USMEF Strategic Planning Conference is available online. It includes a discussion of China’s role in the global economy and its impact on the red meat industry, as well as an update on the Trans-Pacific Partnership and its implications for U.S. agriculture. The conference will also feature updates from USMEF’s international staff on upcoming promotional activities for U.S. beef, pork and lamb, as well as current market trends and conditions.

It is not necessary to pre-register for the Nov. 5 conference call, but if you have any questions please contact Joe Schuele at or call him at 303-547-0030.