WASHINGTON, Sept. 18, 2009 -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Commodity Credit Corporation today accepted a bid from an exporter under the Dairy Export Incentive Program for cheddar cheese to Africa and Middle East.
The award totaled 80 metric tons of cheddar cheese.
Delivery period: Nov. 1 - 30, 2009
Bonus: $425.00 per metric ton
Remaining global DEIP balance: 2,243 metric tons
CCC's bonus was awarded to Erie Foods International, Inc.
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