Monday, June 6, 2022
Singapore looks to Brazil, Thailand, and Australia for poultry after Malaysia's chicken export ban
Desmond Tan, Singapore's Minister of State for Home Affairs, and Sustainability and the Environment, said the country is expecting to receive supplies of chilled chicken from Thailand and Australia, and frozen chicken from the US and Brazil ...
Monday, January 10, 2022
Volume of Brazil's poultry exports increases 9% last year
Brazil's poultry exports rose 9% by volume in 2021 to a record 4.6 million tonnes, industry group ABPA said on January 7, as diversifying destinations offset a drop in shipments to top importer China.
Wednesday, November 17, 2021
Brazil goes to WTO concerning dispute with EU over controls of salmonella in poultry meat
Brazil has again gone to the World Trade Organization (WTO) in a dispute with the European Union about controls of salmonella in poultry meat.
Friday, May 7, 2021
Saudi Arabia suspends poultry imports from Brazil
Saudi Arabia has suspended poultry imports from 11 Brazilian processing plants without any prior notice or explanation, Bloomberg reported.
Wednesday, April 7, 2021
Cameroon permits Brazil poultry imports
Dr Taiga, Cameroon Minister of Livestock, said the country is now permitted to import Brazilian poultry and poultry products as it aims to develop the local poultry industry and diversify import suppliers, Business in Cameroon reported.
Wednesday, April 7, 2021
South Africa concerned over dumped poultry imports from Brazil and EU
The South African Poultry Association (SAPA) has applied for anti-dumping duties against Brazil and four EU countries, calling it a threat against domestic poultry producers and industry jobs, CAJ News Africa reported.
Thursday, March 11, 2021
Lar invests US$440 million in poultry, pig producing chains in Paraná, Brazil
Lar, Brazil's agricultural cooperative, has announced a €370.5 million (US$440,672,700) investment into its poultry and pig producing chains in Paraná state, Brazil.
Wednesday, March 3, 2021
Russia may lower tax on poultry imports from Brazil
The RIA news agency said Russia may lower tax on poultry imports from Brazil if surging local prices do not stabilise, citing an industry source, Reuters reported.
Monday, December 28, 2020
Brazil's Mato Grosso do Sul to see 11.% and 4% increase in poultry and pig slaughters, respectively
Projections for the end of 2020 for swine and poultry production in the Brazilian state of Mato Grosso do Sul are positive; compared to 2019, poultry slaughter is expected to be up 11.1% and pig slaughter is projected to be up 4%.
Thursday, November 5, 2020
Brazil's BRF renews poultry farming quality certification
Brazil-based major global meatpacker BRF and its Lucas do Rio Verde farmers have managed to renew their WQS poultry farming quality certification, confirming the company does not use growth-promoter antibiotics for poultry farming, the Braz ...
Tuesday, September 8, 2020
Philippines lifts ban on Brazilian poultry imports
The Philippines' Agriculture Department said it has lifted its ban on Brazilian poultry imports, following the Brazil government's presentation on its measures to prevent COVID-19, Bloomberg reported.
Tuesday, September 1, 2020
Philippines trade department calls for end to ban on poultry imports from Brazil
The Philippines' Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) is calling on the Department of Agriculture to abrogate a ban on poultry imports from Brazil as the move could induce a supply shortage as well as a spike in prices of processed meat p ...
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
Philippines meat processor unsettled by government's ban of poultry meat imports from Brazil
The Philippine Association of Meat Processors Inc. (PAMPI), one of the largest groups of meat processing companies in the Philippines, has expressed concerns of a potential shortage of mechanically deboned meat (MDM) of chicken following th ...
Tuesday, August 18, 2020
Brazil pork and poultry processor Aurora to test its workers for COVID-19
Brazilian labour prosecutors in Santa Catarina said Central Cooperativa Aurora Alimentos, the third biggest pork and poultry processor in Brazil, will test its workers for COVID-19, Reuters reported.
Friday, August 14, 2020
Brazil's agriculture ministry seeks China clarification on coronavirus-contaminated poultry
On August 13, the government of Shenzhen city in China identified a Brazilian meat plant owned by Aurora, the country's third largest processor of chicken and pork, as the source of chicken wings that tested positive for COVID-19. Brazil's ...

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