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Washington Insider-- Tuesday
Tue Dec 3, 2013 06:06 AM CST

Here's a quick monitor of Washington farm and trade policy issues from DTN's well-placed observer.

Mexico's Government Considering Selling Sugar Only to Non-U.S. Customers

The director of the Mexican Sugar Chamber says the government of Mexico may stop exporting sugar to the U.S. market next year and shifting those exports to regions outside the U.S-Mexico-Canada NAFTA region.

According to Humberto Jasso Torres, "The government said it was studying the possibility of not exporting to the United States in 2013-14 from the government's own sugar mills, and that it would export 650,000 to 700,000 tons to the ...

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