Moises Huerta

Marketing, Communications, and Soy Excellence Center (SEC) Lead.

U.S. Soybean Export Council

Moises Huerta joined the Americas team at USSEC in February 2022 as Marketing, Communications, and Soy Excellence Center (SEC) Lead. Under this role, Moises works extensively with USSEC Americas’ Regional Director, market leads and focus areas experts to effectively take the Americas team’s strategic messages further and ultimately advance the interests of U.S. Soy in the ever-growing Americas region. Moises brings nearly 15 years of experience to his role, having served as Agricultural Specialist for the United States Department of Agriculture’s Foreign Agricultural Service (USDA FAS) in Bogota, Colombia; and as Chief Trade Specialist for the Trade and Investment Office at the Embassy of Peru in Washington DC. Moises has a strong background in food and agricultural trade policy analysis, regulatory and market access advocacy, and government and international affairs. Moises’ professional recognitions include the 2020 United States Embassy Locally Employed Staff of the Yea, issued by the United States Ambassador to Colombia. Moises was born and raised in Lima, Peru, and is a graduate of the Johns Hopkins University where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and a Master of Arts in Applied Economics. He also completed a graduate certificate in International Business Management from The Georgetown University in Washington D.C., and executive courses at Cornell University and Harvard University.


U.S. Soy in the Americas: Partners Across the Region Join to Celebrate Growing Trade and Shared Values

Moises Huerta|Oct 20, 2022

The 2022 Americas U.S. Agricultural Cooperators Conference, held in Lima, Peru, on September 7-8, marked another successful year for the United States Soybean Export Council…


Growing Together: U.S. Soy’s Relations with Latin America Extend Beyond Trade

Moises Huerta|Jul 8, 2022

The USSEC Americas team hosted the “Full-Fat Soybean Meal Academy” in early June in Iowa. Nearly 30 poultry and swine producers, integrators, and feed manufacturers…

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U.S.-Grown High Oleic Soybean Oil Successfully Sets Foot in the Americas Market

Moises Huerta|Jun 20, 2022

As the vegetable oil industry faces increasing consumer health and sustainability demands, customers in the ever-growing Americas region turn to U.S. High Oleic Soybean Oil.  …


U.S. Soy Celebrates Collaboration in Colombia

Moises Huerta|Jun 1, 2022

In collaboration since 1984, U.S. Soy has a long-standing history of growth and partnership in Colombia. USSEC recognizes this cooperative effort as exports continue to…