WASHINGTON, Aug. 14, 2009 -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Commodity Credit Corporation today accepted seven bids from an exporter under the Dairy Export Incentive Program for butter to Africa and Middle East.
The award totaled 1,025 metric tons of butter.
Delivery period: Sept. 1 - Nov. 30, 2009
Average bonus: $900.00 per metric ton
Remaining global DEIP balance: 6,580 metric tons
CCC's bonuses were awarded to James Farrell & Co.
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