Wednesday, March 20, 2024
Indonesia's ID FOOD to import 20,000 tonnes of beef from Brazil
Indonesia's state-run food holding ID FOOD is set to procure 20,000 tonnes of beef from Brazil this month, with the shipments expected to arrive gradually following Eid al-Fitr, Antara reported.
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.
Thursday, December 14, 2023
Brazilian beef exports to China surge but face slashed prices
The repercussions of a decelerating Chinese economy are being felt in Brazilian protein exports, particularly in the beef sector, where prices have seen a significant decline, MercoPress reported.
Monday, November 27, 2023
Brazil poised for record beef production in 2024, despite global market shifts
In a recent report by Rabobank, Brazil is anticipated to achieve record levels of beef production in 2024, even as global beef markets undergo significant shifts, Agriland reported.
Monday, October 2, 2023
Brazil's beef production surges 7% in first half of 2023, set to continue growth
The beef production sector in Brazil has witnessed a remarkable 7% year-on-year growth during the first half of 2023, reaching a total output of 4.1 million tonnes, UK Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board reported.
Tuesday, August 15, 2023
Brazil beef lobby says beef industry faces sustainability and deforestation challenges
Brazil's efforts to raise cattle on smaller plots of land have led to a more sustainable beef production landscape, a positive step for the world's leading beef exporter, but concerns loom as illegal deforestation in the Amazon rainforest t ...
Tuesday, August 15, 2023
Brazil's begins exporting beef and pork to the Dominican Republic
Brazil has begun exporting beef and pork to the Dominican Republic, a noteworthy milestone given the Dominican Republic is the second-largest market in Central America and the Caribbean, boasting an annual demand of approximately 120,000 to ...
Monday, August 14, 2023
Brazilian beef industry players urge accessing new markets outside China
Beef industry executives in Brazil said on August 10 it is paramount that local companies are able to access new markets in order reduce dependence on Chinese import demand.
Thursday, July 20, 2023
Chinese beef consumption below expectations, prices fall for Brazilian exporters
According to a report by Datagro sourced from China's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, beef consumption in China is lower than what Brazilian exporters had anticipated for the post-pandemic period, falling below CNY 72 (~US$9.96; ...
Wednesday, July 5, 2023
Brazilian beef and pork exports rebound, surpassing pre-pandemic levels
Brazil's beef and pork exports has seen a resurgence, surpassing volumes seen before the pandemic, MercoPress reported.
Tuesday, May 23, 2023
Colombia granted approval to export beef, pork by-products to Brazil
Colombia has been granted approval to export bovine, caprine, sheep, and pork by-products to Brazil, The Pig Site reported.
Wednesday, April 19, 2023
Russia resumes Brazilian beef imports
Brazil's foreign ministry announced that Russia will resume imports of Brazilian beef products, following a month-long halt caused by a mad cow disease scare, Yahoo! News reported.
Friday, March 24, 2023
Minerva gets back to beef production as China ends embargo on Brazil's beef exports
Brazilian meatpacking giant Minerva has resumed its beef slaughtering and production operations after Chinese authorities lifted an embargo on Brazilian beef exports.
Saturday, March 11, 2023
Brazil's aims to resume beef exports to China
Carlos Favaro, Brazil's Agriculture Minister, said he is moving forward a planned visit to China to discuss resuming beef exports to that country, after shipments were halted following a case of mad cow's disease detected in Brazil, US News ...
Tuesday, February 28, 2023
US senators urge suspension of beef imports from Brazil over food safety concerns
Two US senators have renewed calls for a suspension of US beef imports from Brazil until regulators can conduct a "systemic review of the commodity's impacts on food safety and animal health."

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