Export briefs


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Export briefs
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AIMS (Organization : U.S.)
United States -- Agricultural Information and Marketing Services
United States -- Foreign Agricultural Service. -- Export Promotion Division
United States -- Foreign Agricultural Service. -- Export Trade Services Division
Export Trade Services Division, Foreign Agricultural Service, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture
Place of Publication:
Washington, D.C


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Produce trade -- Periodicals   ( lcsh )
Export marketing -- Periodicals   ( lcsh )
federal government publication   ( marcgt )


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Vols. for <Feb. 2, 1979>-Jan. 15, 1982 issued by: Export Trade Services Division; Jan. 22, 1982-19 issued by Export Promotion Division; <July 4-10, 1985-> by: Agricultural Information and Marketing Services.
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Description based on: Feb. 2, 1979; title from caption.

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University of Florida
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The following trade items have been gathered from Agricultural Attache and other government reports as a
service to US. exporters of food ad agricultural products. In supplying the trade leads the Departmet of
Apiculture does not guarantee reliability of the overseas inquirer. Your best source for further information on
these trade leads is the listed foreign firm originating the inquiry. You may also contact the Export Trade
Sevies Division, FAS, (202) 447-7103.
January 19, 1979

Poultry breeding stock (Philippines). The V. A. Development Corporation of the
Philippines plans to establish an egg-layer and broiler farm in the province of
Nueva Vizcaya. Interested in getting parent stock, and to know if grandparent
stock could be obtained after the second year of operation. Plans are to integrate
these projects with processing plants with production targets of 45 million eggs
and 5.6 million broilers per annum. Requests information on productivity, growth
and feed conversion of layer and broiler strains. Contact: Vicente A Araneta,
President, V. A. Development Corporation, P. 0. Box 191, Greenhills, San Juan,
Metro Manila, The Philippines. Telex: 2369 BSSI PU. Cable: VADCOR, Manila

Turkey (Egypt). Interested in turkey carcasses, less choice cuts, please specify,
50,000 lbs.each quarter for one year, frozen, specify grade, deboning will be
done in Cairo. Institutional or commercial packaging lowest cost possible.
Quote CIF Alexandria or Port Said. Will open Letter of Credit in U.S. dollars.
Contact: Jackson F. Blackman, Egyptian-American Enterprises, Inc., 7 Amin Zaki
Street, 4th Officers Quarter, Heliopolis, Cairo, Egypt. Phone: 835-625.

0067 Feed mills (Hong Kong). Chinese official is interested in construction of two
feed mills to produce poultry, hog and possibly cattle feed in carton. Each mill
is to have a capacity of 20 mt of mixed feed (concentrate and supplement) per
hour. -Contact should be with the Hong Kong firm listed below. Requests immediate
replies. Contact: Simon Gunstone, Director, Poon Wynne International Ltd.,
Kowloon Cold Storage Bldg., 3rd Fl., 46 Hung to Road Kowloon, Hong Kong. Cable:
POONINT, Hong Kong. Phone: 3-440161. Telex: HK-74229 POON.

S0068 Feed ingredients (El Salvador). Major wholeseller wants 50 mt of L-Lysine 98% feed
grade; 50 mt D1-Methionine; 1,000 mt fish meal, 65% protein; 20 mt ferrus sulphate.
Quote CIF Acajutla. Bank ref: Banco Agricola Commercial. Contact: Arthur Guth,
Lopez Andreu, S. A. 25 Avenida Sur #763, San Salvador, El Salvador. Phone: 22-7700.
Telex: (301) 20150 CARAV.

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Rice (Zaire). Requests U.S. offers and proforma invoices for a quantity of rice for
an equivalent CIF (Matadi) value of approximately $40,000. Specifications. Long
grain No. 5 or better milled,not more than 20Z broken. Correspondence should be
in French. Party maintains he can obtain a confirmed Letter of Credit. Contact:
Lunguana Ndesiba, Owner Director, ETS Lunguana & CIE., B. P. 57, Kwilu Ngongo,
Bas-Zaire, Zaire. Phone: 10,17 KWILU NGONGO, 80919 KINSHASA.

Vegetables (Norway). Interested in weekly shipments of mixed container lots of
top quality celery hearts, iceberg lettuce, paprica (sweet peppers), Chinese
:cabbage, carrots, onions and radishes. Quote CIF Oslo. Bank ref: Bergen Bank,
Oilo, Norway. Contact: Asbjorn Reinsborg, Unil-Fruit Norway A/S, Okern Torgvei
3, Olo 5, Norway. Telex: 18501. Phone: (02) 15 30 17.

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0071 Yellow corn (Syria). Tender with closing date Feb. 27 for 50,000 mt plus/minus
52, U.S. 2, new crop, min 54 lbs/bu, moisture max 15.5%, broken kernels and
foreign max 3% under sieves 12/64, damaged kernels max 52, free of mold, mildew,
and insects. Bagged or bulk with empty new jute bags with shipment. Shipment
25,000 mt April, balance May. Require 2% bid bond with offer confirmed by
Commercial Bank of Syria Branch No. 6, Damascus Telex 11359 SY to be replaced on
purchase confirmation by 5% performance bond. Phytosanitary certificate required.
Quote C&F free out Latakia or Tartous, net weight without commission. Pull
details from contact below. Contact: Dr. A. K. Eido, General Director, General
Organization for Fodder (GOF), P. 0. Box 4797 Damascas, Syria. Telex: ALAF 11089 SY.
Cable: ALAF, Damascus. Phone: 221689 and 221983 SEELYE.

0072- Canned fruits and vegetables (France). Wishes to buy large quantities of canned
0073 pineapple, peaches, fruit cocktail, tomatoes, asparagus, corn, French grade,
5 kg, 3 kg, 1 kg and 0.500 kg cans. Quote CIF, C&F Le Havre, Marseille. Bank
ref: Societe Lyonnaise, 10 Bld D'Athenes, 13001 Marseille. Contact: Mrs. Felisa
Angera, Commercial Director, Aillaud and Chabert, 5, Boulevard Camille Flammarion,
Le Massalia, 13001 Marseille, France. Telex: 430 209 F. Cable: COURTAL,
Marseille. Phone: (91) 64 64 30.

0074 Cotton (Spain). Requests quotations as follows: CIF Valencia for raw cotton and
CIF Barcelona for carded cotton yarns, 1/14 to 1/40, also 2 ply. Firm requires above
products for its own use. Contact: Jose Pinana Duart, Chief Purchase and
Sales Department, Industrias Marti Tormo, S.A., El Salvador, 29, Valencia 3, Spain.
Telex: 62120. Phone: Area 96 Local 3319100.

0075 Hatching eggs (Haiti). Wants 5,000 hatching eggs over a period of 6 months for
establishing broiler production unit. It anticipates need for 100,000 pounds of
feed per week, corn/soy blend, after the initial start up period. Contact: Serge
Alexia, Haiti Producers Unlimited, P. 0. Box 11, Port Au Prince, Haiti. Phone:
2-1003; 7-2487.

0076 Rice (Qatar). Desires to contact U.S. producers and suppliers of long white rice.
Has immediate need for 20,000 tons of long white rice to be delivered to Bander
Abbas Port, Iran. While Letter of Credit would be opened in Doha, firm affiliate
in Bander Abbas will receive rice. Although firm prefers entire order be shipped at
one time, firm willing to negotiate partial deliveries. Firm expects to hear from
U.S. firms concerned by telex C&F price quotations. Contact: Khalil Radwani,
Managing Director, Ali Akbar and Mohammed Ebrahim Radwant, P. 0. Box 35, Doha, Qatar
(Arabian Gulf). Phone: 22312. Telex: 439 RADWANI DH.

0077 Hides (Portugal). Interested in direct sale and representation for fleshed and
unfleshed steer and cow hides. Contact: Carlos Victor Espiridiao, Rua 1 De Maio,
83, 4400 Vila Nova De Gaia, Portugal. Telex: 22367A CABTN-P C/o Carlos Espiridiao.
Phone: 392432.

0078 Chicken (Japan). Wants about 100 tons per month of best quality frozen frying
chicken tails, oil sacks removed. Delivery soonest. Bank ref: Suruga Bank,
Shizuoka. Contact: Yasuzo Nakao, Nichbean Trading Company, Ltd., 193 Nakamupa-
Cho, Shizuoka 422, Japan. Phone: 0542-82-7502.


179 Rice (Germany). Wants (a) long grain white rice, max. 4% broken; and (b)
long grain white rice, parboiled, max. 4% broken. About 5,000 tons each per
shipment. Packed in jute bags with poly inner bags of 50 kilos net, or any
alternative packaging suitable for export. Shipments to start March/April.
Quote FOB stowed one port and one berth, loading rate. Bank ref: Deutsche
Bank Ag, Hamburg. Contact: Hans-Joachim Von Maltzan, Couthino, Caro & Co.,
P. O. Box 10 11 40, 2000 Hamburg 1, West Germany. Telex: 02-162315 CCH D.
Cable: METALCOUCO, Hamburg. Phone: (040) 28 61 1.

r80 Variety meats (Chile). Wishes to import: frozen variety meat (liver, kidney, ton-
gue, brain, etc). Packed in plastic bag in cartons, amount 10-30 tons per
month. Delivery April-October. Quote CIF Santiago. Contact: Julio Covarrubias,
P. 0. Box 81, Santiago, Chile. Telex: 40512 SINAI-CL. Phone: 81246, 89741 and

181 Pulses, nuts, olives, cherries (Canada). Interested in carload quantities of
first quality (1) dried beans (all varieties (2) mixed cut vegetables in vinegar
(3) almonds and walnuts and other assorted nuts and seeds, shelled and inshell.
(4) black and green olives, (5) cherries in SO Requests quotations and samples.
Bank ref: Bank Canadian National, 272 St. Paul St., East, Montreal, Quebec.
Contact: Russell Ayoub, Oriental Olive Import, Ltd., 4401 Lite Blvd., St.
Vincent De Paul, Laval, Quebec, Canada. Phone: (514) 325-4813.

1082 Soybean meal (Syria). Government agency tender for 20,000 mt plus/minus 5%;
10,000 mt 48% protein min. moisture max. 111, fat max. 2%, fiber max. 4.5%,
shipment May 1979; 10,000 mt protein min. 44%, moisture max 12%, fat max 2%,
fiber 7%, shipment June 1979. Bagged or bulk with empty new jute bags. Quote
C&F free out Latakia or Tartous net weight without any commission: Offer deadline
March 20, 1979 valid until March 22, 1979. Any offer missing 2 percent bid bond
will be rejected. Contact: Dr. A. K. Eido, Director, General Organization for
Fodder, P. 0. Box 4797, Damascus, Syria. Telex: ALAF 11089 SY. Cable: ALAF,
Damascus. Phone: 221689 and 221983 SEELYE.

183- Wheat flour, dried milk (Middle East). Agent in Australia wants 300,000 mt per
14 annum, 10-15,000 mt per shipment of wheat flour, new 50 kg bags, delivery February
to December; and 5-8,000 mt of instant spray dried full cream milk powder, 28%
min fat, 25 kg bags, containerized, delivery April to December. Quotes for above
should be FOB loaded U.S. East Coast or Gulf Port. Shipment destined for other
than Australia, probably Middle East. Bank ref: Commonwealth Trading Bank,
Melbourne. Contact: Mr. Stern, Gloucester Trading Co., Pty. Ltd., 44 Caroline
Street, Melbourne VIC, Australia. Telex: 34225.. Phone: 032673899

85 Chicken (Canary Isles). Agent in Denmark wants frozen broilers, grillers and
whole legs chicken, 30-100 tons at a time, Grade A, in uniform weights per carton,
each bird polywrapped. Each of birds must be labelled in Spanish as this is
required by Spanish Authorities as well as on outside of cartons. English and
Spanish wording preferable. Quote C&F Canary Isles. Bank ref: Handelsbanken
in Aalborg, Vesterbro 99, DK-9000 Aalbourg, Denmark. Contact: Miguel FCO.
Monfort, Nowaco A/S, Nordvestvej 8, DK-9000 Aalborg, Denmark. Telex: 69679
ALCO DK. Phone: 08 13 41 33.

0086 Prunes (Israel). Wants 100 at of dehydrated unprocessed prunes, 18 percent
moisture, 18 percent sugar, dark, packed in cartons, delivery within 3 months.
Quote CIF Haifa. Bank ref: Bank Lehaklaut, Tel Aviv. Contact: Eli Van Hotzker,
Secretary, Moshav Heron, Heron, Mobile Post Heron Hagilil, Haifa, Israel.
Telex: HAIFA 08017-46400. Phone: 067-39361.

0087- Canned orange and tomato Juice (Ivory Coast). Interested in receiving proposals
0088 from U.S. suppliers for canned orange juice and canned tomato juice. Distripac
is a large, state-owned firm engaged in general trading. Firm owns a chain of
stores in Abidjan and up-country. Prefers correspondence in French. Contact:
Valentin Diby, Directeur Des Achats, Distripac S.A., B. P. 20640, Abidjan,
Ivory Coast. Phone: 35 32 43.

0089 Canned cheeses (Egypt). Interested in direct purchase or agency arrangement for
5 tons of canned cheese, various kinds. Seeks offers CIF Alexandria. Also
requests catalogues and samples to be examined in Egyptian laboratories.
Contact: Ismail Sabri El Hakeem, Egyptian Import, Export and Trade Office, 6,
Abdel Aziz Fahmi Street, Bolkly, Alexandria, P. 0. Box 113 Alexandria, Egypt.
Phone: 41163/809032 ALEXANDRIA. Telex: 54180/54075 COMALEX ATTN: El Hakeem.

0090 Beef cattle (Japan). Beef cattle feedlot plans to import beef cattle for
slaughter under joint venture with leading supermarket chain with stores in
mainland Japan. Firm plans to acquire 60 beef cattle (over 500 Ibs) monthly
for slaughter and 200 small beef cattle for feeding. Firm will be seeking
suppliers of cattle feedlot equipment, cattle feed, and concentrates. Company
ref: Bank of Ryukyu, Asato Branch, P. 0. Box 310 Naha, Okinawa, Japan. Contact:
Mitsuo Nishihara, President, Nishimitse Shoji Co. Inc., 425 Asato, Naha, Okinawa,
Japan. Phone: 0988675285.

0091 Poultry feed (Egypt). Owner of chicken farm and importer and distributor of
poultry feed and other supplies and equipment for poultry operations wishes to
contact U.S. suppliers of poultry feeds. Requests catalogs and offers CIF
Alexandria. Contact: Hassan Mohammad Dawood, Alag Trading, 3, Amir Alay Hussein
Cad Street, P. 0. Box 115, Heliopolis West, Cairo, Egypt. Cable: ALAGPRO, Cairo.
Phone: 812910/874104/874058. Telex: 319 TRAWTRA on ATTN: H. Dawood.

0092- Fruits and fruit juices (Hong Kong). Leading Hong Kong bakery wants regular
0093 deliveries of pineapple juice, unsweetened; orange juice, lemon juice and
lime juice, concentrated; cherries in syrup,pieces; and pineapple pieces. Contact:
Vincent Tang, Garden Company Ltd., Import Division, 58 Castle Peak Road, Kowloon,
Hong Kong. Telex: 84590 GADEN HK. Phone: 3-864231.

5 Grocery line (Algeria). Urgent need of large quantities of sunflower crude
oil; (Fancy and Top White) tallow, dry yeast; cheese, Cheddar, Gouda and
Emmenthal types; dehydrated prunes; canned milk without sugar; and baby powdered
milk. Correspondence in French required. Onaco informed Embassy by letter. Hopes
for direct contact with American producers and exporters. Mainly interested in
large long-term contracts for 1979 and 1980. Offer to be in French; all
specifications in metric. Contact: Onaco, Direction Des Approvisionnements, 29, Rue
arbi, Ben M'Hidi, Algiers, Algeria. Cable: 0. NA. CO. Alger. Telex: 52991,
52992 and 52882.

i- Soybean meal, baby chicks (Egypt). Wants (1) 50 tons of soybean meal for private
sector (monthly), 1,600 tons for G.P.C. tenders (every year), 48 percent protein,
50 kg bags (private sector) for G.P.C. as their specifications, monthly (50 tons)
and every three months (4,000 tons); and (2) day old baby chicks for broilers and
egg production. Quote CIF, C&F and FOB. Bank ref: Misr International Bank,
Cairo. Contact: Hassan M. Dawood, Alag Trading, P. O. Box 115, Heliopolis West,
Cairo, Egypt. Telex: 92502 SALAH-UN. Cable: ALAGPRO, Cairo. Phone: 874104.

Turkeys, offals, and pork products (England). Wishes to represent U.S. manufacturers
of oven ready turkeys, all types offal and pork products on agency basis. Company
has national distribution facilities and annual turnover exceeds $60,000,000.
Could give product exposure through its frequent participation in major national/
international food exhibits. Quote CIF U.K. port basis. Bank ref: Barclays
Bank Ltd., 54 Lombard Street, London EC4A. Contact: Graham Davies, Ernest George
Ltd., 31-32 Cock Lane, London EC1A 9BU, England. Telex: 8814801. Phone: 01
236 9891.

Holsteins (Portugal). Wants dairy cattle Holsteins, 300 heifers, open 10/12
months old and 75, 4-6 months bred (1st pregnancy), registered or identified, to
be delivered by air, on/or about August/October 1979. Quote CIF Oporto. rhe cattle
will be inspected by the buyer or GOP official before shipment. Bank ref:
Banco National Ultramarino, Vila Nova De Gaia. Contact: Eng. Jose Augusto B.
Sousa Lopes, Cooperativa Dos Produtores De Leite De Vila Nova De Famalicao,
Avenida General Humberto Delgado, Edificio Ex-Gremio Da Lavoura, Vila Nova De
Familicao, Aporto, Portugal. Phone: VILA NOVA DE FAMALICAO 23833.

1- Pork shoulders, butts, tongues (Spain). Wants (1) pork shoulders, boneless,
2 frozen, max fat 4%, 100 mt, delivery March/April; (2) pork shoulder butts, bone-
less, frozen, 100 mt, delivery March; (3) frozen pork tongues, well cleaned, no
cartilage or fat, 360 mt per year, delivery 60 mt every 2 months. Above should
be packaged in homogeneous blocks, wrapped in plastic, and in sealed carton boxes.
Each block 35-30 kg. Quote CIF Spanish port (Peninsular Spain). Requirements:
In containers from U.S. to Segovia. Bank refs: Espanol De Credito; Hispanos
Americano; Bilbao; Exterior De Espana. Contact: Enrique Herrero, Felix Postigo
Herranz, S.A., Apartado, 31-Segovia, Spain. Cable: FELPOSTICO. Telex: 25410
FELVI E. Phone: (911) 42 15 00.

13 Oats (Spain). Wants 30,000 mt of hay oats 1978 crop, 85% min. green color,
151 max. foreign plants, U.S. standards all bales not double compressed.
Quote FOB U.S. Atlantic port. Delivery soonest. Bank ref: Banco De Frinanzas,
Madrid. Contact: Dr. Plans, Intercambio Internacional Iberica, S.A., Maria De
Molina, 37 Bis, Madrid (6), Spain. Telex: 42488 IIISA E. Phone: (91) 441 14 62.


Foreign Market Developments:

Argentine Tariff Reductions on Food and Food Products. In decrees to be issued
shortly, Argentina will reduce import duties on 65 tariff line items covering a
wide range of food and food products.

Tariff reductions include various meat and poultry items (reduced from 10 percent
to zero), various prepared legumes, vegetables and fruit items (reduced from
45 percent to 25 percent) and various fresh fruit and vegetable items (reduced
from 10 percent to zero). Duty will be reduced to zero for poultry, fresh
chilled or frozen; almonds, in shell; apples; pears and quinces.

The Syrian General Organization for Fodder has requested all companies interested
in exporting grain and feed products to Syria to provide certain information
about their firm. This to include the following: (1) Full name, address,
cable and telex; (2) Information about products, methods production, specifi-
cations, source of raw materials; (3) Names of company officials and board
members, size of budget, and brief account of international activities; (4)
Document confirmed by official authority stating that the company has no agent
or other representation in Syria; (5) Certificate approved by the Syrian
Embassy (600 New Hampshire Avenue, N. W., Washington, D. C. 20037) stating
that the company specializes in processed feeds or feed trade. The organization
intends to avoid dealings with companies which do not provide the above infor-
mation. The General Organization for Fodder is located at 87 Port Said Street.
(P. 0. Box 4797), Damascus, Syrian Arab Republic. Cable: ALAF. Telex: 11089.

African swine fever. Argentina has suspended indefinitely imports of swine
from all origins because of African swine fever outbreak in Brazil. Secretariat
of Agriculture officials are not able to predict when import suspension may
be lifted, but indications are that suspension will continue indefinitely.

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