The U.S. and Panama completed free trade agreement (FTA) negotiations. USDA says the agreement provides that more than half of all current U.S. farm exports to Panama will become duty-free immediately, including: high-quality beef, mechanically de-boned chicken, turkey, pork variety meats, whey, soybeans, crude vegetable oils, cotton, wheat, barley, most fresh fruits, almonds, walnuts and many processed foods such as soups, chocolate confectionary, distilled spirits, wines and pet food.