Russian trade bill means big opportunities for soybean farmers

June 2012
Delta Farm Press Exclusive Insight;6/21/2012, p9
The article discusses the Senate bill that would establish permanent normal trade relations (PNTR) between the U.S. and Russia. It states that the trade bill, which would graduate Russia from the Jackson-Vanik Amendment to the Trade Act of 1974, is welcomed by the American Soybean Association (ASA). It notes that the bill, introduced by Senators Max Baucus, John Kerry, John McCain and John Thune, takes advantage of Russia's accession to the World Trade Organization.


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