America’s most effective organization representing the collective interests of the dried fruit and tree nut industries.

For more than 90 years the Specialty Crop Trade Council has provided strong advocacy, services and resources to its members. SCTC leverages its industry knowledge and experience to benefit its membership through a broad range of service and solutions.

Learn about how our work benefits members in the United States and overseas.

Become a Member and Benefit

Membership in the SCTC is a valuable investment in your business. Join the industry leaders today!


SCTC Partners with Avalon Risk Management

Avalon Risk Management is the officially endorsed provider of insurance solutions for the Specialty Crop Trade Council. This partnership will provide valuable benefits to SCTC members. Avalon specializes in the logistics industry and understands the intricacies of your business and operations. Avalon works with multiple markets to provide cargo coverage tailored to meet your specific needs and can offer the best programs available in the industry.

Learn about how Avalon products can protect your valuable assets.

Master Export Specialist Program

Would you like to enhance your competitive position in global markets? Become a Master Export Specialist by completing a 45-hour online training program that address the many challenges associated with exporting from the United States.

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2025 SCTC Centennial Celebration

SCTC will be hosting a special Centennial Celebration in June 2025.  Details will be available in early 2025.