Monthly Archives: July 2010

ITMF 2010 Annual Conference – San Paulo

From: Renate Rosing [mailto:renate.rosing@itmf.org]

Subject: ITMF 2010 Annual Conference – Sao Paulo

Circular email to Directors of
· ITMF Member Associations
· ITMF Associate Members
Ladies / Gentlemen,
As already mentioned in early June, we will not circulate printed invitation brochures for this year’s conference. All details re the conference incl. the conference registration form can be found on

This website now […]

FMC Response Ag Concerns

Response from Richard A. Lidinsky, Jr., Chairman, Federal Maritime Commission, to Blanche Lincoln and Saxby Chambliss letter of June 15, 2010 expressing concern that U.S. agricultural exporters are experiencing serious service issues with the ocean carrier industry.

10-0709-FMC Reply B Lincoln

Interview with House Ag Committee Chairman Collin Peterson

Yesterday, FarmPolicy interviewed House Agriculture Committee Chairman Collin Peterson (D-Minn.) about his early role in the legislative process that culminated in Wednesday’s vote. The record of Congressional activity on this issue indicates that Chairman Peterson was ahead of many others in pushing for reform legislation.

A complete transcript of the conversation with Chairman Peterson is provided […]