Running head: Exporting Maize1Exporting MaizeChristina CeballosPark University
Exporting Maize2Exporting MaizeOne of the most influential crops of Mexican culture is maize also known as corn. The Mayans and Aztecs cultivated the crop and is used all throughout Mexican cuisine. Mexicans usecorn to make a dough called masa and this is used in their traditional dishes such as tamales and tortillas. Corn is a big part of Mexican culture however their corn imports come primarily from the United States. China is in trade agreements with the United States and corn exports are expected to shift overseas so there is an opportunity to enter the Mexican market to fulfill their corn demand. Annotated BibliographyBusiness Insights:Global. (2019, November 9). Agricultural Production—Crops. Retrieved from Business Insights:Global: BLGORN823153487/38b8f017ca281ce54926c250d8a3e72e?u=park19302The website provides a historical overview of crops such as corn. The historical importance influences the products longevity in the proposed market. Corn has surpassed wheat as the world's leading cash grain. There are statistics on global corn production that determines who are our global competitors.Export.gov. (2019, October 17). Mexico - D. Agriculture. Retrieved from Export.gov: Export.gov has detailed information on countries all over the world such as Mexico.