13-02-2014 02:39 AM | USA

US farm exports surge, helped by growing demand in developing world

The developing world has largely usurped U.S. manufacturing, but emerging economies are increasingly big customers of American farmers.

Between 2000 and 2013, American fruit, grain, meat and dairy sold overseas nearly tripled to $140.9 billion, making agricultural products one of the hottest exports in the last decade, according to a U.S. Department of Agriculture report released Wednesday.
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