June 23, 2022
Canada approves two new pork exporters from Brazil
ABPA, the Brazilian meat lobby representing poultry and pork processors, said Canada has approved the exports of pork products from two new Brazilian meat plants into the country, Nasdaq reported.
ABPA said a total of five meat plants are now authorised to export pork products to Canada.
APBA said pork exports from the country totalled 91,400 tonnes in March this year. The biggest Brazilian pork buyer was China (34,100 tonnes). Other top purchasers include Hong Kong (9,700 tonnes), the Philippines (6,800 tonnes), Singapore (5,200 tonnes) and Argentina (5,000 tonnes).
Luis Roy, director of markets at ABPA, said China is expected to import more Brazilian pork in the next few months.