WASHINGTON, Oct. 9, 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 112 metric tons of cheddar cheese.
Delivery period: Oct. 9 - Nov. 30, 2009
Bonus: $225.00 per metric ton
Remaining global DEIP balance: 1,870 metric tons
CCC's bonus was awarded to Dairy Farmers of America, Inc.
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