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U.S. Grains Council members gave Donna Braswell not one, but two, well-deserved standing ovations in recognition of her 25 years of service to the organization during a recent membership meeting in Panama City, Panama.
Helen Elmore, USGC director of finance and administration, said Braswell is the backbone of USGC overseas accounting efforts.
A recent sale of U.S. distiller’s dried grains with solubles (DDGS) to Saudi Arabia is an example of an increasingly diverse number of markets interested in the feed product and the impact of sustained market development in areas showing potential for long-term growth.
Last month, Saudi buyers purchased 18,000 metric tons of U.S. DDGS, a relatively large amount and a dramatic increase from total sales of just 8,400 metric tons in 2014.
U.S. Grains Council (USGC) leaders traveled to Mexico this week to hear customer concerns about the state of trade relations between the two countries and offer reassurances about U.S. grains producers’ dedication to their market.
The U.S. Grains Council (UGSC) is pleased to welcome Pan Ocean, Inc. as a new member.
Pan Ocean is the U.S. procurement arm of Harim Group in South Korea. Established in 2015, Pan Ocean works with major South Korean feed groups, trading 1.24 million metric tons of corn, distiller’s dried grains with solubles (DDGS), soybeans and palm kernel meal.
Good trade policies often come to those who wait - and work hard to demonstrate their real economic advantages, like the more transparent and uniform trading procedures included in the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) newly in-force Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA).
The U.S. Grains Council (USGC) presented a roadmap for increasing the production, use and trade of ethanol as a transport fuel across the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) region during meetings in Bangkok, Thailand, this week.
Did you know that he United States exported enough ethanol in 2016 to fill 1,584 Olympic-sized swimming pools, more than 1 billion gallons?
About 56 million metric tons (more than 2.2 billion bushels) of corn was exported, which would fill the Dallas Cowboys football stadium 26 times.
U.S. Grains Council (USGC) staff and consultants participated in this month’s annual meetings of Growth Energy and the Renewable Fuels Association (RFA), highlighting both the overseas market potential for U.S.-produced ethanol and the partnership between the three organizations helping to build that demand.
Peruvian livestock may soon feast on U.S. sorghum, thanks to work last week by the U.S. Grains Council (USGC) to detail the economic and nutrition advantages of the crop during a conference in Lima.
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