Sugar and Corn Refining Parties Settle Lawsuit

November 20, 2015 Western Sugar Cooperative et al. v. Archer-Daniels-Midland Company et al. Case No. CV2:11-3473 Washington, DC- The parties jointly announce today that they have reached a settlement of a lawsuit pending in U.S. District Court for the Central District... read more

Corn Refiners and Sugar Trial Scheduled to Begin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 3, 2015 CONTACT: Andy Resnick (202) 534-3501   LOS ANGELES, CA – A jury trial in Los Angeles is set to begin today in the long-running lawsuit pitting makers of table sugar against corn refiners who make high-fructose corn syrup.... read more

Corn Refiners Association Optimistic with TPP Deal

WASHINGTON, DC – In response to the completion of TPP negotiations, the Corn Refiners Association (CRA) issues the following statement: "The CRA thanks U.S. Trade Representative Michael Forman and his team for their hard work in bringing these negotiations to a close.... read more

Opportunities for Expanded Trade Focus of 2015 Corn Annual

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack Shares Priorities for TPP and T-TIP Agreements   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:   Andy Resnick (202) 534-3501   WASHINGTON, DC – As negotiations conclude on the landmark Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) free trade agreement,... read more

Corn Refiners Case To Proceed To Trial

THE CORN REFINERS ASSOCIATION AND ITS MEMBER COMPANIES TO PRESENT CASE TO A JURY WASHINGTON, DC – A federal judge in Los Angeles denied motions filed by both sides in the Western Sugar Cooperative, et al. v. Archer-Daniels-Midland Company, et al. litigation, meaning... read more

Corn Refiners Association Response to Tufts University Study

WASHINGTON, DC –The recent study by Tufts University fails to show any link between consumption of sugar sweetened beverages and deaths from the chronic diseases diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and cancer. The authors of the study even acknowledge that this study is... read more

CRA Applauds House Passage of Trade Promotion Authority

Washington, DC – Today, the House of Representatives passed the Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015. The following statement should be attributed to John Bode, President and CEO of the Corn Refiners Association: “Today, the House made a historic move in... read more