WHO WE ARE
Based in Washington, D.C., the Corn Refiners Association (CRA) is the national trade association representing the corn refining industry of the United States. CRA and its predecessors have served this important segment of American agribusiness since 1913. Corn refiners manufacture sweeteners, ethanol, starch, bioproducts, corn oil and feed products from corn components such as starch, oil, protein and fiber.
Corn Refiners Association Response to University of California- Davis Study Claiming Link between Beverages Sweetened with HFCS and Increased Risk Factors for Cardiovascular DiseaseWASHINGTON, DC – A recent study by a team at the University of California - Davis claiming beverages sweetened with high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) significantly increase the risk factors for cardiovascular diseases fails to demonstrate increased risk of... read more
Corn Refiners Association Statement on the Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Senators Orrin Hatch and Ron Wyden, and Congressman Paul Ryan introduced bipartisan legislation to modernize and renew Trade Promotion Authority (TPA). The following statement should be attributed to John Bode, President and CEO of the Corn... read more