Increased Duties on Certain Shelled Filberts: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on International Trade of the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, Ninety-eighth Congress, Second Session, September 14, 1984
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2-percent standard 2429 TESTIMONY addition adopted Agriculture almonds appear Association believe bill Board Bodner Brader Causse cents per pound Chairman Commission Committee concern consumer consumption crop decay defects Department Department of Agriculture develop Director domestic duty economic effects efforts Entenmann's established exports face fact Finance flavor follows Food foreign further Gelhar Germany GLENN HANSBERRY going growers hazelnut industry hearing higher imported filberts in-shell increase interest International Trade issue Italy legislation meet morning nuts opposed Oregon Page past percent plantings present processors proposed quality product quality standard rates reason record regulation represents result RICK MALONE sell Senator Packwood September shelled filberts statement Subcommittee subsidies supply tariff TESTIMONY BY GLENN Thank tons Turkey Turkish U.S. market understand United USDA walnuts Washington
Page 22 - Whenever the Secretary of Agriculture finds that the application of the restrictions under a marketing order to an imported commodity is not practicable because of variations in characteristics between the domestic and imported commodity he shall establish with respect to the imported commodity...
Page 13 - At this time, I would like to turn the microphone over to Dr.
Page 65 - Gorton, thank you for being here. [The prepared statement of Senator Gorton follows:] PREPARED STATEMENT OF SENATOR SLADE GORTON Mr. Chairman, I would like to begin by thanking the Subcommittee for holding this hearing, and for allowing me to participate.
Page 66 - Good morning and thank you, Mr. Chairman, for this opportunity to testify on problems facing elderly Hispanic Americans.
Page 12 - Agriculture is clearly violating the Agricultural Marketing Agreement Act of 1937. Section 8(e) of the act requires comparable grade standards for imports to domestics.
Page 41 - MALONE we have had with officials at the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and the Department, is that the Department proposed at least a partially enhanced quality standard of 1.5% sometime in 1983.
Page 32 - And with that, I would like to turn the floor over to Mr.
Page 31 - In other words, over the last 3 years, I think it is fair to say that not one single producer in the State of Oregon has avoided losing money on the production of hazelnuts.