TRA 12.23

In this issue:

  • USRPA Advocates for Increased Ability to Export U.S. Rough Rice to Colombia
  • Trade Promotion Authority Passed the House
  • Scenes from the 2015 RMTC in Cancun, Mexico
  • General Rice Market Update
  • Texas Rice Update
  • Agriculture Appropriations Update

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TRA 12.22

In this issue:

  • Enthusiastic Crowd from America’s Rice Industry Gathers in Cancun!
  • International Trade Commission Reviews Cuban Imports of Ag Products
  • Congress: Back to the Drawing Board on Trade
  • Rice Producers Praise Senator Moran’s Bill to Lift the Trade Embargo on Cuba
  • Market Update: USDA’s Supply/Demand Report Shows Continued Bearish Outlook
  • USRPA Hosts ArrozGua in Houston this Week

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TRA 12.20

In this issue:

  • Senate Closer to Final Vote on Trade Promotion Authority
  • Rep. DeLauro Introduces Bill on Arsenic Limit for Rice
  • USRPA Urges USDA to Approve China Protocol
  • U.S. – Cuba Road to Normalization
  • Market Update: Too Quiet for Comfort
  • Guatemala Rice Day Celebration

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TRA 12.16

In this issue:

  • House and Senate Committees Approve Fast Track Bills for Trans Pacific Partnership
  • Peru Ministry of Ag & USDA-APHIS Announce Market Access for Brown/Rough Rice
  • USRPA Meets with Rep. Rick Crawford (R-AR) on Ag Committee Priorities
  • US Rice… Nutritious and Delicious.
  • Market Update: Market Continues Under Overbearing Carryover Strain
  • RMTC Deadline Reminder: Thursday, April 30!

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TRA 12.14

In this issue:

  • Market Update: USDA’s Supply/Demand Report Confirms Oversupply
  • USDA Accepts Applications for MAP, FMD, Other Market Development Programs
  • USA Supplies Guatemala’s Import Demand for Paddy Rice in 2015
  • Lower Brazos River Coalition Luncheon Draws Large Crowd

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