Wednesday, January 24, 2024
Year-on-year drop in South Korea's beef cattle number in Q4 2023
The number of beef cattle in South Korea fell year-on-year in the fourth quarter of 2023, data showed on January 19, amid the country's falling meat prices in the market.
Tuesday, December 26, 2023
Ireland close to securing beef access in South Korea
The Republic of Ireland is on the verge of securing access to the South Korean beef market, with the National Assembly of South Korea advancing Ireland's application to the next stage this week, Irish Examiner reported.
Wednesday, October 25, 2023
Drop in South Korea's beef cattle number in Q3 2023
The number of beef cattle in South Korea edged down on-year in the third quarter of 2023, data on October 20 showed, as farmers reduced the number of cows raised to deal with falling prices.
Tuesday, September 19, 2023
USMEF tours South Korea and Japan to highlight US beef and pork
The US Meat Export Federation (USMEF) recently embarked on a tour of South Korea and Japan to promote US meat exports.
Friday, July 7, 2023
South Korea exports halal-certified beef to Malaysia
After seven years of quarantine negotiations, South Korea has successfully exported halal-certified premium Korean beef Hanwoo to Malaysia for the first time, The Korea Economic Daily reported.
Monday, May 15, 2023
South Korea' halal-certified beef anticipated to spur bilateral trade with Malaysia
With the first halal-certified Hanwoo beef exports from South Korea to Malaysia starting next month, bilateral trade between the two countries is expected to increase, and this is expected to spur the republic's export expansion to more Mus ...
Wednesday, January 18, 2023
US beef accounts for more than 50% of South Korea's total beef imports
Data from the US Meat Export Federation showed US beef accounts for more than 50% of South Korea's total beef imports last year, taking the number one spot for six years, Yonhap News Agency reported.
Tuesday, January 17, 2023
Lithuania to export poultry to South Korea and beef to Taiwan
The Lithuania's State Food and Veterinary Service said poultry meat exporters in Lithuania have been granted permits to export poultry to South Korea, and beef exports to Taiwan will also be allowed soon, Lithuania Posts reported.
Thursday, July 21, 2022
Australia sees beef export opportunity to South Korea
Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA) has identified an opportunity to expand its exports of Australian beef to South Korea, following the South Korea's imposed suspension on meat import tariffs, ILM reported.
Wednesday, July 13, 2022
South Korea adds beef, chicken, and pork belly to tariff-free import items
South Korea's Ministry of Economy and Finance announced 27 industry and food items will be added to tariff-free import items, including beef, chicken, and pork belly, as the country aims to counter rising inflation, the Indo-Asian News Serv ...
Tuesday, March 1, 2022
South Korea consumes more US beef than domestic beef in 2021
The Hanwoo Association said South Koreans ate more US beef than Korean beef in 2021, with the country's average beef consumption up 0.7 kg to 13.6 kg (including 5 kg of US beef), Business Korea reported.
Thursday, January 20, 2022
South Korea lifts its temporary ban on Canadian beef imports
Canadian Agriculture Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau said South Korea is lifting its temporary ban on Canadian beef imports, Reuters reported.
Tuesday, December 29, 2020
South Korea beefs up measures against African swine fever
South Korea's Ministry of Agriculture, Food, and Rural Affairs said it has beefed up measures against African swine fever (ASF) such as installing more fences, as increased infections among wild boars could result in another ASF wave among ...
Sunday, September 6, 2020
US beef exports face new challenge as South Korea re-imposes COVID-19 restrictions
The recent wave of COVID-19 cases in South Korea has posed a new challenge for US beef as the South Asian country re-imposed heightened social distancing requirements particularly in Seoul, including restrictions on some food and beverage p ...
Monday, July 27, 2020
South Korea's beef cattle hit record numbers in Q2
The number of beef cattle in South Korea hits a record high in the second quarter of 2020 amid rising beef prices, government data showed on July 23.

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