Monthly Archives: September 2010

ICAC 69th Annual Plenary Meeting

Summary of ICAC 69th Plenary Meeting in Lubbock, Texas September 20-25

10-0927-ICAC Final Stmt 69th Plenary Meeting

Gensler ISDA Remarks

Chairman Gary Gensler remarks before International Swaps and Derivatives Association concerning the CFTC’s efforts to implement the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act with regard to regulation of the swaps marketplace.

10-0920- Gensler ISDA Remarks

Iowa Farm Bureau’s landmark vote

Should fixed-payment subsidies be thing of the past?

Washington, D.C. – The Iowa Farm Bureau’s landmark vote for overhauling farm subsidies is getting attention from farm groups and policymakers around the country. Whether it gets their support is another matter.

The Iowa group wants to end the fixed annual payments that have been a central part of […]

Lincoln to Spend Little Time in D.C. This Month

Trailing her GOP opponent by as much as 30 points in some polls, Arkansas Democratic Sen. Blanche Lincoln has decided to spend as little time as possible in D.C. this month, even as the Senate prepares to come back into session Monday for three to four weeks.

Lincoln will come to town for important votes, Democratic […]

USDA-FAS Presentations to CCI Board

Please find attached presentation(s) by Mike Dwyer, Director of Trade Analysis, USDA-FAS presented during recent Cotton Council International Board of Directors Meeting held in Memphis on August 26th.
1. Cost –Benefit Analysis of USDA’s MAP & FMD Programs
10-0903-2010 Market Development Eval —

2. Importance of Exports to U.S. Agricultural Good
10-0903-Aug 2010 Updated Trade Presentation-

CCI Istanbul on Mediterranean Region

Presentation by CCI Istanbul on Mediterranean Region(Turkey, Morocco, Egypt, Tunisia ) during recent CCI Board of Directors Meeting in Memphis August 26th.

10-0902-MP Mediterranean Region Briefing 26.8.2020 Compressed-2

ICAC Press Release – September 1, 2010

Demand and Tight Stocks Driving Prices Higher

10-0901 ICAC Press Release