• USA Rice Relationship with Cuba Deepens

    Jun 23, 2016
    This morning, the minister counselor for the Cuban Embassy’s Economic and Trade Office in Washington, DC, Rubén Ramos Arrieta met with USA Rice staff to discuss details of the growing partnership between the U.S. rice industry and Cuba.
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  • Past USA Rice Chairman Highlights Rice’s Role in Cuba

    Jun 22, 2016
    The Louisiana Álliance for Cuba met here today for the “Doing Business in Cuba Summit” where Farmers Rice Milling Company CEO Jamie Warshaw shared the rice industry’s perspective.
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  • Texas Rice Industry Steps Up to Pressure Congress on Cuba

    Jun 17, 2016
    Yesterday, Washington, DC-based Engage Cuba, an advocacy group dedicated to ending the travel and trade embargo of Cuba, launched their eighth State Council for Cuba here with an impressive list of 40 business leaders from a wide array of industries and sectors around the state.
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  • Cuba and Rice Spotlighted During Ways and Means Trade Hearing

    Jun 15, 2016
    Yesterday, the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade held an agriculture-focused hearing on expansion and eliminating barriers for U.S. agricultural exports.
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  • USA Rice Lunch with Cuban Delegation Yields Results

    Jun 02, 2016
    USA Rice President & CEO Betsy Ward hosted a private lunch meeting here today for visiting Cuban dignitaries including Minister of Agriculture Gustavo Rodríguez Rollero, Cuban Ambassador to the United States José Ramón Cabañas Rodríguez, and several top agriculture officials to discuss normalizing trade between the United States and Cuba.
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