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Market to Market June 30, 2006 (#3143)


In the News

  • Where's The Beef?
    (Jun 30, 2006) President Bush this week thanked Japanese Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi for opening his country's market to American beef, a thorny trade dispute that created tension in a tight personal relationship the two leaders used to strengthen bilateral...
  • Automakers to Double Production of Flex-Fuel Vehicles
    (Jun 30, 2006) U.S automakers said this week they will double production of flexible-fuel vehicles by 2010, adding vehicles capable of running on ethanol blends and other biofuels and reducing dependence on foreign oil.
  • Biotech Company's Profits Increase 600 Percent
    (Jun 30, 2006) Monsanto Co., the world's biggest biotech seed company, reported this week that third-quarter profits jumped six-fold as sales across both its seed and agricultural chemical segments increased.