By Bobby Coats, Agricultural Economist and Professor of Economics
Topic: The Global Rice Market and China’s Role Within It – Rachel Trego, USDA Foreign Agricultural Service Economist
Time: March 8, 2018 — 3:00 PM in Central Time (US and Canada)
Join us Thursday, March 8 as we host Rachel Trego. Rachel is an international economist with the U.S. Department of Agriculture Foreign Agricultural Service. She is the team leader for food grains analysis within the Office of Global Analysis, responsible for analyzing the global wheat and rice markets and reporting on supply and demand and price information. She contributes to the monthly World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) report and to USDA baseline and outlook forecasting activities. Previously, she served as an oilseed commodity analyst. She has worked with USDA since 2009 and has conducted agricultural market research in China, India, Vietnam, Nigeria, Egypt, Haiti, and other foreign markets. Rachel has a Masters in International Relations with a concentration on international economics.
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