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China beef processor launches online store

One of China’s most ambitious beef processing and distribution firms has said it is setting up its own online store, which will eventually become China’s largest online retailer of beef and fine foods.

The company is establishing a nationwide network of warehouses for distribution

EU pig exports rise in March

Latest figures from UK pork levy body Bpex show a surge in pork exports from the EU during March.

COOL on minor meats would impose increase regulatory burdens

A study into the implications of extending mandatory country of origin labelling (COOL) to include ‘minor meats’ such as horse, rabbit and game, has concluded it would "entail higher regulatory burden" on the industry.

HKScan to send chicken feet to China

Estonia’s largest meat processor, HKScan Estonia, is to start exporting chilled and frozen poultry to Hong Kong, after gaining approval from the Chinese government.

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Pork seeing success for Mexico in Asia

Mexico is expecting pork exports to increase in 2015, as demand for processed pork continues to grow in Asia.

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Investment announced for Canadian poultry sector

The Canadian agriculture department has announced it will plough nearly $185,000 into improving conditions in which livestock and poultry are transported.

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