In the matter of the U.S. safeguard action taken on broom corn brooms from Mexico

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NAFTA Secretariat , [Canada]
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Other titlesIn the matter of U.S. safeguard action taken on broom corn brooms from Mexico, U.S. safeguard action taken on broom corn brooms from Mexico, United States safeguard action taken on broom corn brooms from Mexico
StatementPaul O"Connor ... [et al.].
ContributionsO"Connor, Paul., NAFTA Secretariat.
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LC ClassificationsKDZ946.B76 I5 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination29 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL3994594M
LC Control Number2001334519

"IN THE MATTER OF THE U.S. SAFEGUARD ACTION TAKEN ON BROOM CORN BROOMS FROM MEXICO" was a case brought before the NAFTA Free Trade Commission by the Mexican government, citing the US as respondent.

The U.S. Safeguards Proceeding on Broom Corn Brooms 8. On March 4,the U.S. Cornbroom Task Force, an industry group whose members account for more than 50 percent of domestic production of broom corn brooms, filed a petition under section of the Trade Act of10 the provision of U.S.

law authorizing global safeguard actions. IN THE MATTER OF THE U.S. SAFEGUARD ACTION TAKEN ON BROOM CORN BROOMS FROM MEXICO (USA) before the panel established under Chapter Twenty of the North American Free Trade Agreement Final Panel Report Janu Paul O’Connor (Chair) Raymundo Enriquez Dionisio Kaye John H.

Barton Robert E. Hudec. In the matter of the U.S. safeguard action taken on broom corn brooms from Mexico by NAFTA Secretariat (Book) 12 editions published in in English and held by.

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We were counsel to Mexico in the two NAFTA cases it initiated against the United States: In The Matter Of The U.S. Safeguard Action Taken On Broom Corn Brooms From Mexico (USA) (Jan.

30, ), and In the Matter of Cross-Border Trucking Services and. Virtually all of the broom corn used in the production of brooms is harvested by hand. Due to the labor-intensive nature of the harvesting process and the lower wage rates in Mexico, virtually all of the broom corn used by U.S.

producers is imported from Mexico. 11 After harvest, the Mexican processors sort. U.S. Safeguard Action Taken on Broom Corn Brooms from Mexico, (USA), Final Report of the Panel (Jan. 30, ) (Mexico challenging U.S.

import duties on Mexican brooms); In the Matter of Tariffs Applied by Canada to Certain U.S.-Origin Agricultural Products, (CDA. The tassels from broom corn is still used in quality brooms. Our broom industry thrived until when foreign brooms were permitted into the United States, duty free.

Today, Mexico is the largest supplier of commercially grown broom corn to U.S. broom makers. The few remaining small broom factories strive to compete with Mexican-made brooms. And brooms should always be hung on a rack with the fiber side up.

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Safeguard Action Taken On Broom Corn Brooms From Mexico, and In the Matter of Cross-Border Trucking Services and Investment) and U.S.-Israel Free Trade Agreement (In the Matter of Machine Tools from Israel). Buying guide for best corn brooms.

Although history credits Benjamin Franklin with introducing broomcorn to the U.S., it wasn’t until that a Massachusetts’s farmer, Levi Dickenson, crafted a stout broom from a bundle of sorghum (broomcorn) that the popularity of cornstalk brooms grew.

Broomcorn is not really corn, but a type of sorghum that grows well wherever corn can be grown. When it matures, it tassels out into heads, which are what the whisk brooms I make are made from. Follow this step by step guide and make a broom out of broom corn.

A severe drought in Mexico this year resulted in a smaller crop than the us tons of broom corn exported annually. Broom corn prices have more than doubled in the past month to $ a pound. Broom straw, while no longer as much of a household necessity, has found new, interesting uses.

Baskets and autumn arrangements benefit from the long fibers. Witches’ brooms, often used in Halloween and autumn displays, are made from raw broom straw. It takes approximately 60 heads (sprays) to make a broom. Broom corn is planted in rows and cultivated like ordinary field corn. One of two principal varieties grown is called 'standard and is usually 10 or 12 feet in height.

The "dwarf" variety, grown only in the western states, is about half as tall. Both kinds bear a brush of a few dozen fibers up to two feet in length. Harvesting the crop and. We talked about what broomcorn is exactly and what it is not in our first installment, now its time uncover why is broomcorn the best for sweeping and different types of corn brooms.

Below, Luke Lewis of North Woven Broom describes the first used broom, the round brush broom made with craft broomcorn to now most commonly used flat Shaker style. Giant Commercial Corn Broom This Giant Commercial Corn Broom is a premium, This Giant Commercial Corn Broom is a premium, heavy-duty corn broom with exceptional fiber weight that picks up dirt and dust effectively.

It offers an extra wide 15 in. sweep path, creating a larger sweeping range for quick and effective clean-up. Exportsu.s. exports of broom corn brooms totaled 8, dozen inup 2 percent from the total in Exports for whiskbrooms and other brooms of broom corn remained essentially the same in compared with Exports of all categories of broom corn brooms comprised less than 1 percent.

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By the President of the United States of America A Proclamation. On July 2,the United States International Trade Commission ("USITC") made an affirmative determination in its investigation under section of the Trade Act ofas amended ("Trade Act") (19 U.S.C.

), with respect to imports of broom corn brooms provided for in heading of the Harmonized Tariff. A close cousin of sweet corn, broom corn is a tall, visually interesting stalk that brings shade to the homestead or garden.

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Traditionally, the tops of the broom corn stalks were used to make brooms, and the practice is still in place today. Learn how to grow your own broom corn and how to make a homemade broom. By aboutthere were enough one- and two-man broom shops in the U.S.

t brooms were being produced annually. As people moved west, broomcorn production spread to the Midwest. In the early ’s the US was the only country in the world exporting brooms.

Of course that’s no longer the case–I assume our brooms come from China now–and most broom corn you buy probably comes from Mexico. It was also not uncommon for folks with a bit of land to grow a stand of broom corn to keep them in brooms.

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The head of broom corn is very fibrous and has been used for hundreds of years to make, you guessed it, BROOMS. It takes about 60 heads to make one broom, so given that I have only two seedlings growing and not enough room in my garden to grow 58 more, it seems making a broom with the kids is out of the question.

The plants were robust, also. I've grown field corn and it reminded me of that. This isn't your tender, sweetcorn-type plant. Give them lots of what they need (nitrogen and water), then stand back and let them grow.

At least, that was my experience. Steve Edit: Sylvie, Fedco, gives you some advice on using red broom corn for brooms. Carlisle Synthetic Corn Toy/Lobby Broom with Wood Handle, Polypropylene Bristles, 40" O'all Lg., Black (Case of 12) out of 5 stars 3 $ $ 51 ($/Brooms).- Explore Cindy Nielsen's board "Broom corn ideas", followed by people on Pinterest.

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