Wednesday, January 25, 2023
Ghana approves imports of US pork and pork products
Ghana's Ministry of Food and Agriculture and the United States Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) have signed an agreement to allow US exports of pork and pork products into Ghana, Ghana Web reporte ...
Monday, December 19, 2022
US pork exports in October biggest in more than a year
October exports of US pork were the largest in more than a year according to data released by United States Department of Agriculture and compiled by the US Meat Export Federation (USMEF).
Tuesday, November 8, 2022
US pork exports continue to grow in September, beef exports slow down
Data compiled by the US Department of Agriculture and released by the US Meat Export Federation (USMEF) showed pork exports from the US in September 2022 surpassed 2021 results for the second month in row, while beef shipments in the same m ...
Saturday, November 5, 2022
US pork output down so far in 2022 compared to last year
Pork production in US has reached 9.11 million tonnes so far in 2022, 2% lower compared to last year due to lower swine inventories and reduced farrowing's, as the month of September saw breeding numbers drop for the ninth consecutive time ...
Tuesday, October 11, 2022
US pork sector challenges California animal welfare law at US Supreme Court
The US Supreme Court will hear arguments in a US pork sector case that challenges the constitutionality of a California animal welfare law, which could limit the ability of states to regulate a variety of matters within their own borders, R ...
Tuesday, September 27, 2022
US trade negotiators urged to remove Kenya's restrictions on US pork imports
comments submitted recently to the Office of the US Trade Representative, the National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) urged US trade negotiators to use the recently launched Strategic and Investment Partnership with Kenya to eliminate that c ...
Thursday, September 22, 2022
JBS to pay US$20 million for US pork price inflation lawsuit
JBS has agreed to pay US$20 million to settle a lawsuit with US consumers that accused the giant meat producer of conspiring with other meat companies to inflate the price of pork.
Monday, September 19, 2022
US pork exports dropped 6% in July
US pork exports for this year remained below 2021's pace but continued to gain strength in Colombia and the Caribbean, and stayed above year-ago for Mexico, the leading destination for US pork.
Tuesday, July 26, 2022
Plaintiffs' attorneys in major US pork price-fixing case receive US$34 million in legal fees
A federal judge in Minnesota state, US has approved a nearly US$34 million legal-fee award for plaintiffs' attorneys representing food distributors who claimed that major pork producers coluded for more than ten years to fix and raise price ...
Friday, July 22, 2022
US pork producers note labour shortages, environmental regulations as key concerns
Labor shortages, transportation bottlenecks and environmental regulations are some of the top concerns for US pork producers at the Nebraska Pork Expo.
Wednesday, July 20, 2022
US pork exports increase to Mexico and the Dominican Republic
The US Meat Export Federation (USMEF) said US pork exports to the Dominican Republic is expanding dramatically, with May exports more than doubling from a year ago and year-to-date shipments running 40% faster than last year's record pace, ...
Monday, July 18, 2022
US pork exports in May reached highest monthly volume since November
The United States' pork exports in May were 224,677 tonnes, down 21% from a year ago but the highest monthly volume since November, according to the US Meat Export Federation.
Wednesday, July 13, 2022
USDA projections expect lower US pork production this year
Most recent projections by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) have expected US pork production in 2022 to be down by about 1.6% from a year earlier, with 2023 production up about a half of a percent.
Monday, June 13, 2022
Nebraska, US pork association appoints new services director
The Nebraska Pork Producers Association in the United States has appointed Steve Hoefer as allied and producers services director.
Tuesday, May 17, 2022
US pork exports reach biggest record since November at 222,581 tonnes
The United States' pork exports in March 2022 were 222,581 tonnes, the largest since November but nearly 25% below the record volume achieved a year ago.

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