We are a dynamic partnership of key stakeholders representing soybean producers, commodity shippers, merchandisers, allied agribusiness and agricultural organizations.
Through a global network of international offices and strong support in the U.S., we help build a preference for U.S. soybeans and soybean products, advocate for the use of soy in feed, aquaculture and human consumption, promote the benefits of soy use through education, and connect industry leaders through a robust membership program.
Vision & Mission
U.S. soy for a growing world
Optimize the utilization and value of U.S. soy in international markets by meeting the needs of our stakeholders and global customers.
Create a preference for U.S. soy by building and maintaining relationships through trade and technical services.
Resolve our customers’ market access challenges through trade services, collaboration, and leveraging within the soy value chain.
Collaborate with the importers and exporters of soy to create preference for U.S. soy in markets in which we have a competitive advantage.
Meet our customers’ technical services needs by leveraging market access and technology advances.
USSEC’S mission is to maximize the use of U.S. soy internationally by meeting the needs of our stakeholders and global customers.
We are able to support and achieve this mission by adhering to a set of guiding principles and beliefs. Our overarching commitment is to always act honorably, responsibly and with integrity.
The USSEC team is governed by core values. These values shape our culture and define the very character of our organization. They guide how we behave and make decisions.
We DELIVER WORLD CLASS PERFORMANCE
We aim to deliver world class services to our clients, the customers of U.S. Soy and our teammates. We act honorably as advocates for U.S. soybean growers. We perform with diligence and perseverance, challenging ourselves to exceed expectations.
We act with integrity in an open and honest manner in all of our relationships. We are good stewards of our resources and recognize that the disciplined management of assets is paramount to our operation. We are ethical, transparent and fiscally responsible.
FOSTER OUR DIVERSITY
We operate in over 70 countries. We help our teammates, and the communities in which we live and work, reach their full potential. We respect every individual and believe that our diverse backgrounds and experiences make us stronger.
TRUST OUR TEAM
We believe that the best outcomes are achieved with teamwork. When we work together with trust, shared ownership and accountability, we all succeed.