Department of Commerce increase the FY 2016 Export Limit for Mexico by 60,000 STRV, under the provisions of the Agreement Suspending the Countervailing Duty Investigation on Sugar from Mexico (Dec.
Accordingly, USDA today increased the fiscal 2016 OAQ to 10,093,750 (STRV), which is 85 percent of the 12,000,000 STRV estimate for domestic human consumption published in the May 2016 World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates report.
This quota opened in four distinct tranches of 37,500 STRV
on December 9 and 29, 2005, January 10 and 24, 2006.
In addition, USDA will increase the fiscal year 2006 global on a first-come, first-served tariff-rate quota (TRQ) for refined sugar of 75,000 STRV basis.
The specialty sugar, Mexican and Canadian allocations of the fiscal year 2006 refined sugar TRQ are unchanged and the total fiscal year 2006 refined sugar TRQ is now 129,013 STRV.