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Cheryl Anderson DTN Staff Reporter
Thu Feb 7, 2013 10:34 AM CST

The U.S. Grains Council is striving to reintroduce U.S. dried distillers grains with solubles into the Ecuadorian market beginning this month, according to an article on the Council's website (http://bit.ly/…).

Ecuador has not been a consistent buyer of U.S. DDGS, buying only small quantities. The Council began holding technical seminars in Ecuador in 2010 on nutrition and formulation, DDG prices, logistics, product handling and storage, etc. As a result of the seminars and the Council's 2012 Export Exchange, Ecuador signed an agreement to purchase 3,000 metric tons of U.S. DDGS worth about $1.1 million.

This month, the Council ...

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