WASHINGTON, Oct. 23, 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 100 metric tons of cheddar cheese.
Delivery period: Nov. 1, 2009 - Feb. 28, 2010
Bonus: $275.00 per metric ton
Remaining global DEIP balance: 1,243 metric tons
CCC's bonus was awarded to Schreiber Foods, Inc.
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