WASHINGTON, June 25, 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 butter to Asia and Eurasia.
The award totaled 50 metric tons of butter.
Delivery period: July 1 - Aug. 31, 2009
Bonus: $850.00 per metric ton
Remaining balance under Invitation GSM-511A-59: 8,633 metric tons butter equivalent
Remaining balance under the June 22, 2009 pre-announced bonus: 3,633 metric tons
CCC's bonus was awarded to James Farrell & Co.
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