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Statement of NCFC President Chuck Conner on USMCA Coming into Effect

Tue, 30 Jun 2020 13:16:54 CDT

Statement of NCFC President Chuck Conner on USMCA Coming into Effect “The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) coming into effect tomorrow on July 1 is a victory for American farmers and ranchers at a time when they badly need one. The agreement provides new opportunities for agricultural exports, enhances standards for biotechnology, reduces trade distorting policies, and modernizes sanitary and phytosanitary standards using a science-based approach. By reaffirming our relationship with our two closest trading partners, the USMCA will also help grow rural economies and provided jobs for many Americans beyond the farm gate. With the USMCA in place, I trust that farmers and their co-ops will move quickly to capitalize on the agreement’s potential.”

About NCFC

Since 1929, NCFC has been the voice of America's farmer cooperatives. Our members are regional and national farmer cooperatives, which are in turn composed of nearly 2,000 local farmer cooperatives across the country. NCFC members also include 26 state and regional councils of cooperatives. Farmer cooperatives allow individual farmers the ability to own and lead organizations that are essential for continued competitiveness in both the domestic and international markets.

America’s farmer-owned cooperatives provide a comprehensive array of services for their members. These diverse organizations handle, process and market virtually every type of agricultural commodity. They also provide farmers with access to infrastructure necessary to manufacture, distribute and sell a variety of farm inputs. Additionally, they provide credit and related financial services, including export financing.
   

 

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