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Each year, hundreds of U.S. suppliers participate in Food Export-Midwest and Food Export-Northeast’s programs.  As a result, companies are successful at generating new export sales, establishing new distributorships, expanding their production facilities, and hiring additional employees.  Read these success stories to learn more.

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New York Supplier Gains Export Sales to Canada

by Food Export | Jul 12, 2016
In January of 2014, Amrita Health Foods from Pleasantville, New York, located in the 17th Congressional District, attended Food Export's Northeast Buyers.
Post mission the New York supplier reported earning $10,000 in sales from Canada and projects $10,000 more in sales over the next twelve months.  At the Buyers Mission, they also obtained five new foreign buyer contacts.  

Founded in 2012, Amirta Health Foods has nutrition bars that are packed with superfoods like chia seeds, unsweetened coconut, and maca.  The company ensures that ingredients are rich in antioxidants, vitamins, and minerals.  With their nutrition bars coming in flavors like chocolate maca, apple cinnamon, and mango coconut, consumers are able to indulge in a delicious treat that provides an array of nutritional benefits.

Food Export uses funding from the Market Access Program (MAP) to help America’s small businesses increase their exports of food and agricultural products; as these exports increase, these small businesses are creating jobs and improving the strength and stability of our agricultural economy. Food Export-Midwest and Food Export-Northeast are non-profit organizations that work in collaboration with their member state departments of agriculture and the USDA’s Foreign Agricultural Service. They offer a wide range of programs and services that help boost America’s agricultural exports.

Story Written June 2016 - Amrita Health Foods is located in the 17th Congressional District in New York

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