Thursday, April 11, 2024
Brazil's meat firms hit second-highest cattle slaughtering based on 2023 data
Brazilian meat companies processed unprecedented volumes of chicken and hogs and recorded the second-highest level of cattle slaughtering in history, according to 2023 data released last month by the national census bureau.
Monday, February 26, 2024
Meat giants' beef production linked to illegal deforestation in Brazil's Cerrado
Campaigners have revealed that three major meatpackers' beef production in Brazil's Cerrado has been associated with illegal deforestation, shedding light on environmental concerns in the region, BBC News reported.
Tuesday, January 23, 2024
Santa Catarina contributed to 21% of Brazil's total meat exports last year
Brazilian state Santa Catarina accounted for 21% of the total meat exported by Brazil in 2023, a higher percentage than in the previous year.
Tuesday, January 23, 2024
Indonesia's state firms to get 120,000 metric tonnes of meat from Brazil and India this year
Indonesia has assigned its state food procurement firms, Bulog and IDFood, to procure 120,000 metric tonnes of meat from Brazil and India in 2024, the National Food Agency (NFA) said this month.
Tuesday, December 26, 2023
Poultry export opportunities for Brazil as Russia, Belarus grant zero tariff quotas for chicken meat
Russia and Belarus have granted new zero-tariff quotas for chicken meat imported for domestic processing, which should boost Brazil's poultry product exports to Eastern Europe, said the Brazilian Animal Protein Association (ABPA) on Decembe ...
Monday, November 6, 2023
Cuba recognises Brazil's health control for dairy, meat and seafood products
Brazil announced that authorities in Cuba have recognised the equivalence of the former's health inspection systems, specifically, for Brazilian exports of dairy products, beef, pork, poultry and seafood.
Wednesday, June 7, 2023
Meat exports by Santa Catarina, Brazil, saw 10% rise in first four months of 2023
The meat sector of Santa Catarina, Brazil, saw a revenue totaling US$ 1.34 billion in the first four months of 2023
Wednesday, May 31, 2023
Brazilian banks join EU in denying credit to meatpackers linked to illegal deforestation
In a move echoing new European Union regulations aimed at protecting rainforests, Brazilian banks have committed to refusing credit to meatpackers that source cattle from illegally deforested areas, Fortune reported.
Monday, May 22, 2023
Brazilian meatpackers face profit decline amid US sales slump
Brazilian meatpacking companies have encountered a significant drop in profits during the first quarter of the year due to underperforming sales in the US, MercoPress reported.
Tuesday, May 16, 2023
Fluctuating live swine prices and decrease in pork meat prices in Brazil
Brazilian research institution Cepea said the Brazilian swine market witnessed divergent trends in live swine prices across different regions between late April and early May, while pork prices experienced a decline in the wholesale market ...
Monday, May 15, 2023
UK considers expanding poultry meat imports from Brazil
The UK is deliberating the possibility of increasing its imports of poultry meat products from Brazil, following revised poultry meat quotas for Brazil set to come into effect in July, Food Safety News reported.
Monday, May 8, 2023
Potential for Brazil's meat supply to recover to highest level
Brazil's supply of meat in its domestic market is expected to recover this year and may reach the highest level in the historical series.
Monday, March 27, 2023
Philippines bans imports of Brazilian cattle and meat
The Philippines' government has announced a temporary ban on imports of cattle and meat products from Brazil, to prevent the spread of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) or mad cow disease in the Philippines, the Philippine Daily Inquir ...
Tuesday, January 31, 2023
Brazilian meat processors concerned over China's demand for Brazil corn
Sindicarne, a meat processors' group from the major Brazilian meat-producing state of Santa Catarina, expressed concern about China's increased demand for Brazilian corn this year, Nasdaq reported.
Thursday, December 15, 2022
Brazilian meat consumption declined sharply this year
Brazilian consumers' meat consumption declined sharply in 2022 as demand fell due to increasing food prices, and more than 90% of Brazilians also said they do not want to go back to past meat-eating habits, Buenos Aires Times reported.

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