American Sugar Refining Company

Type: Company
Name: American Sugar Refining Company
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Hearings on illegal sugar begin today

The U.S. International Trade Commission is holding its first hearing in an investigation into charges that Mexico illegally dumped sugar in U.S. markets and damaged the U.S. sugar economy.A sugarcane farmer from Loreauville, Todd Landry, is expected to ... [Published Houma Today - Apr 18 2014]
Entities: Sugar, Mary Landrieu, Mexico
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Vilsack Calls U.S. Sugar Claim Against Mexico “Ill-timed”

Several U.S. sugar groups filed a claim on March 28 with the International Trade Commission and the International Trade Administration at the Department of Commerce stating that the government of Mexico is subsidizing and dumping sugar in the United States. ... [Published IDFA - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

ASA AMERICAN SUGAR ALLIANCE : U.S. Sugar Producers File Antidumping, Subsidy Cases Against Mexico

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECONTACT: Phillip Hayes , 202-507-8303WASHINGTON - America's sugar producers today asked the United States government to take corrective action against Mexico's sugar industry for dumping subsidized sugar onto the U.S. market and inflicting ... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

U.S. Sugar Groups File Claim Against Mexico

Several U.S. Sugar groups have filed a petition with the International Trade Commission and the International Trade Administration at the Department of Commerce claiming that the government of Mexico is subsidizing and dumping sugar in the United States. ... [Published IDFA - Apr 03 2014]
Entities: Sugar, Mexico, United States
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 29 2014 - 2 reports

UPDATE 2-U.S. groups accuse Mexico of dumping subsidized sugar

(New throughout, adds details of petition, background on USDA sugar buying program)WASHINGTON, March 28 (Reuters) - U.S. sugar cane and sugar beet groups on Friday asked federal authorities to investigate what they called "dumped and subsidized" imports ... [Published CNBC - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 14 2014 - Updated Mar 14 2014 - 1 reports

Year-Up Baltimore program thriving

The Year-Up Baltimore program has already been enjoying a banner year. Earlier this month, the successful program operated out of Baltimore City Community College (BCCC), held its fourth graduation ceremony.Last month, the program was featured on the ... [Published Baltimore Times - Mar 14 2014]

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"As stated in the petitions, The North American Free Trade Agreement gives Mexico the right to export sugar to the United States on a tariff-free and quota-free basis — but that does not give the Mexican industry the right to export to the U S market at dumped prices, nor does it permit the Mexican government to subsidize its sugar industry without regard to the impact of those subsidies on U S producers" read a statement by the American Sugar Alliance
...for their extraordinary actions on behalf of America's sugar farmers," said Phillip Hayes, a spokesperson for the American Sugar Alliance. "Unfortunately, the unrelenting flood of dumped and subsidized sugar from Mexico has overwhelmed the U S market and USDA's efforts, and we've been left with no alternative but to file these cases."
...if this proceeds Mexico will retaliate," said Kevin Combs, partner with sugar brokerage and consulting firm McKeany-Flavell in Oakland, California. "Mexico is absolutely going to bring high-fructose into the conversation."
"It is our intention to file countervailing duty and antidumping petitions against the Mexican sugar industry" said Phillip Hayes, a spokesman for the American Sugar Alliance, which represents U S producers

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Hearings on illegal sugar begin today [Published Houma Today - Apr 18 2014]
Vilsack Calls U.S. Sugar Claim Against Mexico “... [Published IDFA - Apr 10 2014]
ASA AMERICAN SUGAR ALLIANCE : U.S. Sugar Produc... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 09 2014]
U.S. Sugar Groups File Claim Against Mexico [Published IDFA - Apr 03 2014]
UPDATE 3-U.S. groups accuse Mexico of dumping s... [Published CNBC - Mar 28 2014]
Sugar producers file anti-dumping, subsidy case... [Published Eunice Today - Mar 28 2014]
UPDATE 2-U.S. groups accuse Mexico of dumping s... [Published CNBC - Mar 28 2014]
UPDATE 1-U.S. sugar groups file trade complaint... [Published CNBC - Mar 28 2014]
Year-Up Baltimore program thriving [Published Baltimore Times - Mar 14 2014]
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