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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
CCC ISSUES MONTHLY SALES LIST FOR NOVEMBER 1976:-
Washington, Oct. 29--The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced
today the minimum prices at which Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC) commodity
holdings are available for sale beginning at 2:30 p.m. (EDT) today. These
prices, subject to amendment, will continue until superseded by the December
monthly sales list.
In this sales list: "Unrestricted use" applies to sales which permit
either domestic or export use and "export" applies to sales, which require
export. "Market price" means prices as determined by CCC.
Nonfat dry milk and rice are listed for unrestricted use sale. The list of
commodities offered for sale in November is unchanged from a month earlier.
Oats will be sold out of Disaster Reserve stocks at the market price for un-
restricted use for "Dealers' Certificates" issued under the Emergency Livestock
Odd lots and off-quality lots are sold promptly and may not appear in the
Monthly Sales List. CCC may limit sales quantities. Nonstorable commodities
will be sold at not less than the market price.
CCC reserves the right to refuse to consider an offer if it does not have
adequate information of financial responsibility of the offerer to meet contract
obligations of the type contemplated in this announcement. Interest at 9
percent will be charged for delinquent payments on dairy products and consignment
and track grain sales.
On sales for which the buyer is required to submit to CCC proof of
exportation, the buyer shall be regularly engaged in the business of buying or
selling commodities and for this purpose shall maintain a bona fide business
office in the United States, its territories or possessions and have a person,
principal, or resident agent upon whom service or judicial process may be had.
Buyers are responsible for obtaining any required U.S. Government export
permit or license. Purchase from CCC shall not constitute any assurance that
any permit or license will be granted by the issuing authority.
Exports to certain countries are regulated by the U.S. Department of
Commerce. These restrictions also apply to any commodities purchased from the
Commodity Credit Corporation whether sold for restricted or unrestricted use.
Countries and commodities are specifically listed in the U.S. Department of
Commerce Export Control Regulations. Additional information is available from
the Bureau of International Commerce or from the field offices of the Department
To be placed on the mailing list for the Monthly Sales List, make request to:
Director, Commodity Operations Division, ASCS, USDA, Washington, D.C. 20250.
Applicant for al Department programs will be glven qual consideration without regard to race, color, sex, creed or national origin.
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Nonfat Dry Milk UNRESTRICTED USE SALES: (instore-Carlot Quantities)
1. Market price, but not less than 65.5 cents per
pound for U.S. Extra Grade spray process in
50 pound bags. Sales are made under Announcement
2. Competitive offer basis: From time to time an
invitation will be issued for competitive offers
under Announcement PV-DS-1 to purchase nonfat dry
milk which is 20 months old or older and/or has
moisture content of 4.2 percent but not more than
Rice, Rough UNRESTRICTED USE SALES:
The minimum price is the market price but not less
than the formula price. The formula price is 115%
of the 1976 target price plus 40 cents per
hundredweight. Basis of sale is f.o.b. warehouse
as is, or at buyers option, basis outturn weights
USDA AGRICULTURAL STABILIZATION AND CONSERVATION SERVICE OFFICES:
Feed Grains, wheat, rye and oilseeds are sold by the Commodity Office and
Branch offices as listed below. Cotton, rice, dry edible beans, dairy
products, honey tung oil and peanuts are sold only by the Commodity Office.
SALES OFFICES: Addresses, Telephone and sales areas
Prairie Village ASCS Commodity Office 2400 West 75th Street (P.O. Box 8377)
Shawnee Mission, Kansas 66208: Telephone: Area Code 816-926-6421 (Grain),
6140 (Dairy), 6338 (Rice).
Domestic and Export Sales Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Georgia, Hawaii,
Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, South
Carolina, Tennessee, and Wyoming.
Branch Office Chicago ASCS Branch Office, 536 South Clark Street
Room 219, Chicago, Illinois 60605
Telephone: Area Code 312, 353-6581
Domestic and Export Sales Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky,
Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York,
Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Virginia, Vermont, and West Virginia.
Branch Office Houston ASCS Branch Office, 2550 North Loop West
Houston, Texas 77018
P.O. Box 94175
Telephone: Area Code 713, 226-5871
Domestic and Export Sales Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana,
Mississippi, Oklahoma, and Texas.
Branch Office Minneapolis ASCS Branch Office, 310 Grain Exchange Bldg.
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55415
Telephone: Area Code 612, 725-2051
Domestic and Export Sales Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota,
Branch Office -
Portland ASCS Branch Office, Room 832
1220 S.W. 3rd Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97204 Telephone: Area Code 503, 221-2715
Domestic and Export Sales California, Idaho, Oregon, Utah, and Washington.
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