Corn Refiners Association -

Corn refiners play an important part in American agribusiness. Corn refining is today's leading example of value added agriculture.

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Many of the products that consumers enjoy daily are made from corn.

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Conferences and events of interest to the corn refining industry.

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Resources include CRA’s newly released 2016 Corn Annual, industry white papers, and other information.

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Current Issues

More than one in four #Americans (28%) owe their jobs, directly or indirectly, to the #food & #ag sectors.

#NAFTA #Corn 🌽 The 🇺🇸 exports $3.2 Billion (with a B) to 🇲🇽 & 🇨🇦 (2016), supporting thousands and thousands of jobs.

Two of every five American acres are farms and ranches – helping sustain and grow the #food & #ag industries.

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Study Reveals Extensive Role of Food & Ag Sectors in Feeding the U.S. Economy

November 16, 2017 WASHINGTON, DC – Study Reveals Extensive Role of Food & Ag Sectors in Feeding the U.S. Economy: More than one-fourth of American employment tied to the combined industries.

U.S. Food & Agriculture Letter Addressing Concerns on Potential Notice of NAFTA Withdrawal

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Surface Transportation Board Statement of Interest Regarding CSX Transportation Inc.'s Rail Service Issues

October 10, 2017 Surface Transportation Board Attn: Docket No. EP 742 395 E Street, S.W. Washington, DC 20423-0001 EP 742 – Public Listening Session Regarding CSX Transportation Inc.’s Rail Service Issues To the Honorable Members of the Surface Transportation Board: STATEMENT OF INTEREST: The Corn Refiners Association (CRA) the national trade association representing the corn refining industry of the United States.

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CRA Statement on Senate Confirmation of Censky and McKinney

October 4, 2017 WASHINGTON, DC- Last night, the Senate confirmed Stephen Censky to the position of USDA deputy secretary and Ted McKinney to undersecretary for trade and foreign agricultural affairs.

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Corn Refiners Association Welcomes New Food Policy Director

September 25, 2017 WASHINGTON, DC – The Corn Refiners Association (CRA) is pleased to announce that Allison Cooke has joined its staff as Director of Food Policy. 

About Us

Based in Washington, D.C., the Corn Refiners Association (CRA) is the national trade association representing the corn refining (wet milling) industry of the United States. CRA and its predecessors have served this important segment of American agribusiness since 1913.

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