AGRICULTURAL TRADE LEADS

AGRICULTURAL TRADE LEADS

Trade leads are supplied by:

US Department of Agriculture, Foreign Agricultural ServiceAgricultural Information and Marketing Services (AIMS) Room 4649-South Bldg., Washington, D.C. 20250-1000 AIMS Coordinator: Philip Letarte (202) 447-7103.HOW TO USE:

Trade leads on this page are sent to the USDA from U.S. agricultural attaches, counselors and agricultural trade officers posted overseas. Questions regarding a specific lead should be directed to the foreign buyer. The U.S. Department of Agriculture does not guarantee the reliability of the overseas inquirer who is requesting U.S. food and agricultural products. While the USDA makes every effort to reproduce the request as accurately as possible, the USDA does not assume responsibility for any erroneous information that may have been supplied.

OTHER INFORMATION:

For additional assistance and information on export services provided by USDA you may contact the AIMS office at the above address.

Seed potatoes

ONAPSA (National Office of Agricultural Supplies and Services) has launched a tender for the 1990-91 agricultural campaign. Complete offers and requested documents in Arabic or French must be sent to ONAPSA before June 19, 1990, in double sealed envelopes. The outside envelope must be anonymous and carry only the words: "Appel a la Concurrence, National et International, Plants de Pommes de Terre, a Ne Pas Ouvrir." Bids will remain valid for 120 days after closing date.

Contact: ONAPSA, Chemin Benaamane, Les Oliviers Birkhadeim B.P. 155, 16200 Algiers, Algeria.

USDA Ref: 1162-900507-721T0001

Algeria

Live crayfish

Quantity: 2 mt a week on long-term basis. Quality: specimen 460-900 gr and 900-1,200 gr. Other req: mortality rate 3 percent to 5 percent. Quote: c&f Taiwan International Airport. Bank: Westpac Banking Corp., Cnr Collins and Swanston Streets, Melbourne, Vic. 3000.

Contact: J.H. Diolle, Iord Export Global, 3/112 Leopold St., South Yarra, Vic. 3141, Australia. Tel: 61-3-320-1206. Fax: 61-3-836-7269.

USDA Ref: 1147-900507-602B9016

Australia

Finfish

Wants whole frozen fish, croaker Targo blanco (F. scaenidae; sp. Macropogan opercularis); and sea trout (F. scaenidae; sp. Cynoscion stratus). Quantity: 1,000 mt initially. Quality: specimen to be 300-500 gr and over 500 gr. Packaging: 20 kg bags a carton. Quote: c&f Hong Kong. Bank: Westpac Banking Corp., Cnr Collins and Swanston Streets, Melbourne, Vic. 3000.

Contact: J.H. Diolle, Iord Export Global, 3/112 Leopold St., South Yarra, Vic. 3141, Australia. Tel: 61-3-320-1206. Fax: 61-3-836-7269.

USDA Ref: 1146-900507-602B9015

Australia

Frozen whole chickens

Quantity: 100 mt/month. Quality: grade A. Packaging: 10 to 12 birds/carton. Delivery: asap. Each bird must bear dates of production and expiration with shelf-life of one year. Sizes from 800 to 1,500 gr. Birds must be eviscerated and free from hair and feathers. Quote: c&f Dubai. Bank: Credit Agricole, Hong Kong.

Contact: . Ajit Shivani, Primdale Trading Co., P.O. Box 6019, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Telex: 47658 PRMDL EM. Cable: PRIMLAK. Tel: (9714) 285-216. Fax: (9714) 526-035.

USDA Ref: 1159-900507-525T0091

Bahrain

Quick white oats

Quantity: one 20-foot container. Quality: grade A. Packaging: 36 x 500 gr and 18 x 1,000 gr cans. Delivery: asap. Each can must bear dates of production and expiration with shelf-life of 18 months. Quote: c&f Dubai. Bank: Bank of Credit and Commerce-Emirates.

Contact: Babu Divakaran, Fairtrade UAE, P.O. Box 6424, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Telex: 46712 FAIR EM. Tel: (9714) 231-955. Fax: (9714) 228-273.

USDA Ref: 1158-900507-525T0090

Bahrain

Parboiled milled rice

Quantity: 500 mt. Quality: high quality parboiled milled rice. Packaging: 20 kilo polypropylene bags. Delivery: asap. Other req: full English/Arabic labels including production/expiration dates required with a shelf-life of four years. Quote: c&f Kuwait. Bank: Burgan Bank and the Al-Ahli Bank of Kuwait.

Contact: Mathew K. Thomas, Al-Musallamco Gen. Trading & Contracting Co., P.O. Box 22718 Safat, Kuwait 13088. Telex: 23355 SHAIK KT. Tel: (965) 243-1707. Fax: (965) 243-1707.

USDA Ref: 1157-900507-525T0089

Bahrain

Specialty foods

Wants tomato sauce, butter oil, butter ghee, mayonnaise, mustard, corn flakes, potato chips, ketchup, powder juice, jello, baking powder and coffee cream. Quantity: two containers of each product. Quality: grade A. Packaging: retail packaging (or to be specified by exporter). Delivery: asap after placement of order. Date of production and expiration must be mentioned on each product. Quote: cif/Beirut and/or c&f, fob. Bank: Prosperity Bank, Boulevard Zalka, Jal el Dib.

Contact: Antoine Chamoun, National Union Credit for Cooperatives, Taleb Hobeich Street, 3079 Beirut, Lebanon. Tel: 01/387098 and 01/387662. Telex: 42620 LE CRECOP.

USDA Ref: 1144-900507-423B0214

Popcorn

Quantity: two containers. Quality: grade A. Packaging: to be specified by exporter (not bulk). Delivery: asap after placement of order. Date of production and expiration must be mentioned on each package. Quote: cif Beirut and/or c&f, fob. Bank: Prosperity Bank, Boulevard Zalka, Jal el Dib.

Contact: Antoine Chamoun, National, Union Credit for Cooperatives, Taleb Hobeich Street, 3079 Beirut, Lebanon. Tel: 01/387098 & 01/387662. Telex: 42620 LE CRECOP.

USDA Ref: 1145-900507-423B0215

Frozen chicken

Quantity: two containers. Quality: grade A. Packaging: as appropriate (to be specified in offer). Delivery: asap after placement of order. Quote: cif Beirut and/or c&f, fob. Production and expiration dates must be mentioned on products. Bank: Prosperity Bank, Boulevard Zalka, Jal el Dib.

Contact: Antoine Chamoun, National, Union Credit for Cooperatives, Taleb Hobeich Street, 3079 Beirut, Lebanon. Tel: 01/387098 & 01/387662. Telex: 42620 LE CRECOP.

USDA Ref: 1143-900507-423B0213

Frozen vegetables

Quantity: two containers. Quality: grade A. Packaging: as appropriate (to be specified by exporter). Delivery: asap after placement of order. Date of production and expiration must be clearly mentioned. Quote: cif Beirut and/or c&f, fob. Bank: Prosperity Bank, Boulevard Zalka, Jal el Dib.

Contact: Antoine Chamoun, National, Union Credit for Cooperatives, Taleb Hobeich Street, 3079 Beirut, Lebanon. Tel: 01/387098 & 01/387662. Telex: 42620 LE CRECOP.

USDA Ref: 1142-900507-423B0212

Soybean/corn oil

Quantity: two containers of each. Quality: grade A. Packaging: retail. Delivery: asap after placement of order. Date of production and expiration must be clearly mentioned on each product. Quote: cif Beirut and/or c&f, fob. Bank: Prosperity Bank, Boulevard Zalka, Jal el Dib.

Contact: Antoine Chamoun, National, Union Credit for Cooperatives, Taleb Hobeich Street, 3079 Beirut, Lebanon. Tel: 01/387098 and 01/387662. Telex: 42620 LE CRECOP.

USDA Ref: 1140-900507-423B0210

Canned vegetables

Quantity: two containers. Quality: grade A. Packaging: retail packaging as appropriate. Delivery: asap after placement of order. Production and expiration dates must be clearly mentioned on each product. Quote: cif Beirut and/or c&f, fob. Bank: Prosperity Bank, Boulevard Zalka, Jal el Dib.

Contact: Antoine Chamoun, National, Union Credit for Cooperatives, Taleb Obeich Street, 3079 Beirut, Lebanon. Tel: 01/387098 & 01/387662. Telex: 42620 LE CRECOP.

USDA Ref: 1141-900507-423B0211

Aligator/bison meat

Quantity: cases. Quality: AAA. Quote: fob. Bank: Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, Main Branch, Portage & Main, Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Contact: Dick Wille Sr., Canam Marketing Inc., P.O. Box 2243, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 4A6, Canada. Tel: (218) 773-3015. Telex: (218) 773-2804.

USDA Ref: 1154-900507-122B0040

Canada

Herbal/health care products

Delivery: asap. Quote: cif Port Klang. Bank: Malayan Banking Berhad, Kuala Lumpur.

Contact: Jeffrey Wong, UHA Marketing (M) Sdn Bhd, 9 Jln Mega Mendung Bandar Comp, Old Klang Road, 58200 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Tel: (03) 783-9536. Fax: (03) 781-7353.

USDA Ref: 1148-900507-557A0019

Malaysia

Pulp/paper products

Quantity: containerloads. Quality: wood pulp (raw material). Delivery: asap. Quote: cif Manila. Bank: United Coconut Planters Bank, Makati Avenue, Makati, Metro Manila.

Contact: Miguel L. Luza Jr., Multiline Distributors, 2598 Manchas St., Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines. Tel: 88-0467. Telex: 63199 ETPIMO PN MULTILDIST MLA. Fax: (632) 8178742.

USDA Ref: 1164-900508-565B0022

Philippines

Cheese

Quantity: containerloads. Quality: natural spray dried cheese powder, high orange color, cheddar type. Packaging: standard paper bags. Delivery: asap. Quote: cif Manila. Bank: Far East Bank and Trust Co., West Avenue, Quezon City.

Contact: John Y. Choa, Twin Aces Industries Inc., 107 Judge Juan Luna St., SFDM, Quezon City, Philippines. Tel: 96-6221, 97-8915, and 98-1602. Telex: 23312 RHP PH. Fax: (632) 96-3841.

USDA Ref: 1163-900508-565B0021

Philippines

Soybeans

Quality: top U.S. grade. Packaging: bulk. Delivery: asap. Other req: per Saudi standards. Quote: c&f. Bank: Saudi British Bank and Arab National Bank, Riyadh.

Contact: Eng'r. Mohammed Shalaby, Al-Akhawain Econ. Co., P.O. Box 1639, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Tel: 1-4054200. Fax: 1-4052326.

USDA Ref: 1156-900507-517T0108

Saudi Arabia

Corn

Quantity: 25,000 mt. Quality: top U.S. grade. Packaging: bulk. Delivery: asap. Other req: per Saudi standards. Quote: c&f. Bank: Saudi British Bank, Arab National Bank, Riyadh.

Contact: Eng'r. Mohammed Shalaby, Al-Akhawain Econ. Co., P.O. Box 1639, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Tel: 1-4054200. Fax: 1-4052326.

USDA Ref: 1155-900507-517T0107

Saudi Arabia

Hard red winter wheat

Quantity: 100,000 mt, shipped in three cargoes. Quality: moisture 13 percent max. Dockage 0.5 percent max. Screenings 3 percent max. Test weight 78kg/hl min., U.S. Standard. Protein 12 percent min. Falling number 300 min. Packaging: 3 bulk cargoes. Delivery: first delivery June 1-10, 1990; second delivery June 10-20, 1990; third delivery June 20-30, 1990. Deadline: June 5, 1990. Offer must state country of origin, ports of shipment, for HRW Gulf of Mexico, excluding Brownsville and New Orleans. Quote: c&f, U.S. currency per mt. Bank: Trust Bank, Pretorius Street, Pretoria 0002.

Contact: Mike van Wyk, Mike van Wyk Properties, P.O. Box 9102, Pretoria, Transvaal, South Africa. Tel: (012) 21-7576/7. Fax: 21-7577.

USDA Ref: 1160-900507-791A0005

South Africa

Hard red winter wheat

Quantity: 100,000 mt, shipped in three cargoes. Quality: moisture 13 percent max. Dockage 0.5 percent max. Screenings 3 percent max. Test weight 78kg/hl min., U.S. Standard. Protein 12 percent min. Falling number 300 seconds min. Packaging: three bulk cargoes. Delivery: first delivery Oct. 3-12, 1990; second delivery Oct. 10-19, 1990; third delivery Oct. 17-26, 1990. Deadline: Jan. 3, 1990. Offers must state country of origin, port of shipment, for HRW Gulf of Mexico, excluding Brownsville and New Orleans. Quote: c&f. U.S. currency/per mt. Bank: Trust Bank, Pretorius Street, Pretoria 0002.

Contact: Mike Van Wyk, Mike Van Wyk Properties, P.O. Box 9102, Pretoria 0001, Transvaal, South Africa. Tel: (012) 21-7576/7. Fax: (012) 21-7576.

USDA Ref: 1161-900507-791A0006

South Africa

Fresh/frozen catfish

Quantity: containers. Packaging: 1 kilo boxes. Delivery: 20 to 30 days. Company would also like to receive quotations for any kind of seafood, fresh and frozen. Quote: fob and cif. Bank: Bank- inter-Agencia 2, Paseo Fernando el Catolico 56, 50009 Zaragoza.

Contact: Carlos Amoros-Lopez, Fersk Fisk SA, Ctra. Nacional 232-Km. 115, 3, 31530 Cortes (Navarra), Spain. Tel: (48) 80 0512. Telex: 93377 TXSE E-Coche F- 435. Fax: (48) 80 0677.

USDA Ref: 1139-900507-469B0041

Spain

Hardwood/softwood

Quantity: minimum of one container each. Quality: all grades. Packaging: standard. Delivery: as required. Quote: cif preferred. Bank: Barclays Bank PLC, 9 Gracechurch St., London EC3V 0BB.

Contact: D.J. Reuben, M & J Reuben Ltd., Essex Wharf, Barking Road, London E16 1DR, England. Tel: 071-476-4686. Fax: 071-4761693. Telex: 8952698.

USDA Ref: 1149-900507-412T1499

United Kingdom

Health foods/ingredients

Quality: grade/class 1. Packaging: standard packaging for each product. Delivery: 10 days after order placed. Quote: fob. Bank: Midland Bank PLC, Victory Road, Derby. Contact: Michael J. Cole, Leisure Drinks PLC, 24 Willow Road, Trent Lane, Castle Donington, Derby DE7 2NP, England. Tel: 0332-850616. Fax: 0332-850605.

USDA Ref: 1151-900507-412T1501

United Kingdom

Non-alcoholic beverages

Quality: grade/class 1. Packaging: standard. Delivery: 10 days after order placed. Quote: fob. Bank: Midland Bank PLC, Victory Road, Derby.

Contact: Michael J. Cole, Leisure Drinks PLC, 24 Willow Road, Trent Lane, Castle Donington, Derby DE7 2NP, England. Tel: 0332-850616. Fax: 0332-950605.

USDA Ref: 1153-900507-412T1503

United Kingdom

Wheat

Quantity: 10,000 mt. Quality: grades 1 and 2. Packaging: bulk. Bank: Lloyds Bank, Wato Street, Liverpool.

Contact: MGM Groves, Millford Grain Ltd., 303 Corn Exchange, Fenwick Street, Liverpool, England. Tel: 051-236-8765. Fax: 051-236-2629. Telex: 628687.

USDA Ref: 1150-900507-412T1500

United Kingdom

Fruit juice; not frozen

Quality: grade/class 1. Packaging: standard packaging. Delivery: 10 days after order placed. Quote: fob. Bank: Midland Bank PLC, Victory Road, Derby.

Contact: Michael J. Cole, Leisure Drinks PLC, 24 Willow Road, Trent Lane, Castle Donington, Derby DE7 2NP, England. Tel: 0332-850616. Fax: 0332-850605.

USDA Ref: 1152-900507-412T1502

United Kingdom