TeachMeFinance.com - explain Commodity letters of credit (CLOC)
Commodity letters of credit (CLOC) The term 'Commodity letters of credit (CLOC) ' as it applies to the area of agriculture can be defined as ' Food instruments issued in lieu of commodities to certain designated schools participating in the National School Lunch Program. These letters of credit specify the types of foods that schools must buy, which are the same types of foods being donated to other schools by USDA under the commodity distribution program'.
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