561.35E1A/78: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in the United Kingdom (Bingham)

390. For American Delegates to Sugar Council. On September 10 the Secretary of Agriculture reallocated to full-duty countries the Philippine quota deficiency. The final quota for Peru for the calendar year 1937 is 53,573 short tons raw value; for the Dominican Republic 32,144.

For guarded dissemination: 16,500 from Peru entered the United States by September 11 leaving a balance of 36,073. On September 10 the Sugar Section of the A. A. A.7 issued certificates permitting the entry of 25,000 tons of Dominican sugar held at United States ports, which with previous charges leaves a balance of 3,000 tons that may still enter.

  1. Agricultural Adjustment Administration.