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Brazil and World

Argentina should resume exports next week

After a one-month suspension, Argentina is close to clinching a deal with slaughterhouses to partially restart beef exports.
Brazil and World

Global meat production might grow 2.2% in 2021

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) estimates a world meat production of 346 million tons for 2021.
Brazil and World

Booming market and reduced animal supply support beef price

Beef prices remain heated in Brazil and, according to a Farmnews survey, from January 1st to June 10th this year the average price was R$ 306.6 per arroba, a result 53.2% higher than observed in the same period of 2020 (R$ 200.2).
Brazil and World

Brazil increases pork shipments abroad by 18%

From January to May this year, Brazilian pork exports totaled 453.9 thousand tons, this result being 18.44% higher than the one shipped in the same period in 2020.
Brazil and World

Brazilian chicken exports reach the highest volume of the year

Chicken meat exports from Brazil reached the highest volume in 2021, with 383,181 tons, and corresponded to a historic record for the month of May.
Brazil and World

USDA estimates 5% growth in Brazilian meat exports

Brazilian meat exports should continue to grow and, this year, it is estimated that Brazil will increase its animal protein shipments to the world market by 5%.
Brazil and World

Pork meat: ABPA estimates increase in exports

According to the Brazilian Animal Protein Association (ABPA), pork exports from Paraná and Rio Grande do Sul have the potential to advance 10% this year and up to 35% in 2022.
Brazil and World

OIE recognize areas of Brazil as free from foot and mouth disease without vaccination

Brazil, the world's largest exporter of beef, achieves one more recognition for its sanitary quality.
Brazil and World

Meat prices remain high

The constant increase in animal production costs and the good performance of Brazilian animal protein exports should keep prices for beef, chicken and pork meat high.
Brazil and World

Expectation of 7% growth in the halal market

Each year, the halal market gains more importance in the world. Currently, there are more than 1.6 billion Muslims in different countries, representing 23.4% of the world population and, according to Technavio, a global market research company, this market is expected to grow 7% in the next 4 years.
Brazil and World

Argentina may reduce beef exports

The current government of Argentina announced the reinstatement of a meat export registration system from 2008-2015.