Trade Issues

USDA Announces Steps to Address Cotton Storage Shortage in Southern Texas

October 24th, 2018|

October 19, 2018 The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) today announced that cotton warehouse operators located in southern Texas may apply for authorization to store cotton outside in specifically designated [...]

Senate Ag Committee Hearing

September 13th, 2018|

Senate Agriculture Committee Hearing Overview  For questions on the note below, please contact Scott Parsons or Daniel Austin at (202) 547-3035. Today, the Senate Ag Committee held a hearing entitled “Perspectives on U.S. Agricultural Trade.” [...]

William H. “Buddy” Allen – ACSA Next President & CEO

July 26th, 2018|

WILLIAM H. "BUDDY" ALLEN As reported earlier this summer ACSA President/CEO, William E. May announced his plans to retire December 31, 2018. The ACSA Board approved the formation of a search committee [...]

2018 COTTON USA Special Trade Mission from Vietnam

June 21st, 2018|

The COTTON USA Special Trade Mission from Vietnam will be here from July 22-26, 2018. There are currently 15 textile executives participating in the Tour, along with 5 staff members for a total of 20 [...]

ACSA PRESIDENT AND CEO TO RETIRE

May 31st, 2018|

ACSA PRESIDENT AND CEO TO RETIRE       ACSA President & CEO William E. May announced his plans to retire at the end of this year 2018, during the trade association’s 94th annual meeting in [...]

COTTON USA Executive Delegation

May 23rd, 2018|

Cotton Council International is sponsoring the COTTON USA Executive Delegation to India and Bangladesh.  U.S. exporters and their agents are invited to send, at their own expense, representatives of their firms to the following: Monday, [...]