NCC: Cost Share Program Provides Much-Needed Assistance06/06/2016 The National Cotton Council expressed sincere gratitude to Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack for providing a one-time $300 million program that offsets a portion of a cotton producer’s '15 crop season ginning costs.
NCC Disputes Findings in Turkish Anti-Dumping Investigation04/18/2016 A three percent CIF (cost, insurance and freight) duty has been imposed on all US cotton fiber imports into Turkey after the Turkish government released on April 16 its final decision on its anti-dumping investigation of US cotton.
Cotton Newsline: June 15, 201606/15/16 Covering everything from the Senate passing its version of the National Defense Authorization bill to a trade hearing in the House Ways and Means Committee, National Cotton Council’s Vice President of Washington Operations, Reece Langley, joins us with an update from the week in Washington.
Cotton Newsline: June 10, 201606/10/16 In the coming weeks, both the House and Senate are expected to continue their focus on passing each of the twelve individual appropriations measures before Congress leaves in mid-July, not returning until September.
Cotton Newsline: June 8, 201606/08/16 The Cotton Ginning Cost-Share (CGCS) program, announced this week by USDA, resulted from the agency utilizing its administrative authority under the Commodity Credit Corporation Charter Act to help facilitate the marketing of commodities.