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Cheryl Anderson DTN Staff Reporter
Tue Apr 22, 2014 10:51 AM CDT

Since the Market Access Program (MAP) and Foreign Market Development program (FMD) have been reauthorized at current levels through the new farm bill, the U.S. Grains Council reiterated the importance of the two programs for markets for U.S. agricultural products in an article on the council's website (http://bit.ly/…).

The MAP and FMD programs are utilized in a public-private partnership between the government and the council, along with other organizations working to develop market initiatives around the world.

One such example is the success of the council in 2012 in removing value added taxes and custom taxes on all ...

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