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QB 15-128 2015 Refined Sugar increase

Document Posting Date: 
June 18, 2015

COMMODITY:

Refined Sugar as provided for in Chapter 17, Additional U.S. Note 5

REFERENCE:  

QB 15-101 and Federal Register Notice, Volume 80, No.114

QUOTA PERIOD:

October 1, 2014, through September 30, 2015

BACKGROUND:

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced in the Federal Register Notice Volume 80, No.114, dated June 15, 2015 an additional allocation of 20,000,000 kg to the fiscal year 2015 refined sugar tariff rate quota.  The allocated 20,000,000 kg will be added to Specialty Sugar Period Five opening July 10, 2015.  The new quota limit is 42,050,000 kg. 

OPENING DATE:

Friday, July 10, 2015 at 1:00 PM Eastern Standard Time or appropriate time zone.  The new quota limit is 42,050,000 kg. 

THIS QUOTA IS EXPECTED TO OVERSCRIBE AT OPENING MOMENT

*NOTE: The USDA Sugar Certificate is required and must be electronically transmitted, if not return to the filer for corrective action.

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April 6, 2016
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