Renewable and cheap raw materials galore, world-leading agricultural and forestry sectors, strong support for innovation, large companies with rich portfolios, specialised start-ups, a highly advantageous regulatory system and a Green Public Procurement that serves as an example for countries worldwide. This is what makes the United States of America a leading force in the bioeconomy, despite Donald Trump’s presidency. While the current White House tenant is perhaps the most notorious climate change denier and strong fossil fuel supporter – in his programme he has claimed: “We will launch an energy revolution that will bring new and vast wealth to our country, we shall release $50 trillion of untapped shale, oil and natural gas reserves, as well as hundred-year-old clea...