04-Dec-2013 - Brazilian beef exports for the year-to-date hit a record $6bn in November, surpassing whole year targets with a month to go.
18-Nov-2013 - Brazilian pork exports reached 52,000 tonnes (t) in October, according to the latest data from the Brazilian Association of Producers and Exporters of Pork (ABIPECS).
15-Nov-2013 - China has confirmed that it will send inspectors to Brazil in December to discuss the re-opening of the Chinese market to Brazilian beef exports.
09-Oct-2013 - Brazil is set to smash the $6bn mark on beef exports before the end of the year, setting a record high for the South American meat giant.
08-Oct-2013 - Russia has banned imports from 10 meat processing plants in Brazil over fears that they have been supplying the Customs Union with meat containing the forbidden growth promoter ractopamine.
04-Oct-2013 - Brazil is set to become the world’s largest producer of pork, according to the country’s Agriculture Minister.
30-Sep-2013 - The European Commission has granted Brazilian company JBS regulatory approval to expand its company, with several new international acquisitions.
19-Sep-2013 - Brazilian poultry export volumes have fallen slightly so far this year, although August saw an uplift in volume and value.
17-Sep-2013 - Brazilian beef exports have soared as a result of strong demand from Russia and a weakening of the Brazilian real.
23-Aug-2013 - Brazil has lost out on billions of dollars-worth of poultry exports as the result of loss of competitiveness, according to a new report released by the Brazilian Poultry Union (UBABEF).
16-Aug-2013 - Brazil’s beef exports have soared in the first seven months of the year, boosted by strong demand from Hong Kong.
14-Aug-2013 - Brazil pork exports have continued to recover, soaring in terms of value and volume last month, according to the Brazilian Pork Industry and Exporter Association (ABIPECS).
08-Aug-2013 - Brazilian exports of chicken grew in terms of volume and value last month, according to the latest data from the Brazilian Poultry Union (UBABEF).
26-Jul-2013 - Mexico has opened its market to chicken and eggs from Brazil, according to the Brazilian authorities.
17-Jul-2013 - The value of Brazilian poultry meat exports saw an uplift in the first six months of 2013, although volumes were down, according to the latest statistics.
15-Jul-2013 - Brazilian beef export revenues reached a record $3bn in the first half of 2013, although pork exports were hit by the import ban imposed by Ukraine.
04-Jul-2013 - Brazilian meat giant Marfrig has announced plans to split its South American beef business into two operational divisions.
25-Jun-2013 - Ukraine has lifted a temporary ban on pork imports from Brazil, according to Brazilian authorities.
14-Jun-2013 - Brazilian pork exports have continued to plummet in the face of an import ban imposed by Ukraine.
12-Jun-2013 - South African poultry producers have warned that the government must cut down on cheap chicken imports or risk devastating the local industry.
07-Jun-2013 - A Portuguese member of the European Parliament (MEP) Nuno Teixeira has raised concerns about the safety of Brazilian beef after learning that two shipments of Brazilian beef have been blocked in the port of Rotterdam after testing positive for the presence of E.coli bacteria.
31-May-2013 - Ukranian pork production increased significantly in the first four months of 2013, with experts predicting that the country could become self sufficient in pork by the end of the year.
29-May-2013 - Japan has given the green light to exports of Brazilian pork after seven years of negotiation.
17-May-2013 - Brazil’s pork exports plummeted last month, with an increase in trade in some markets offset by the Ukrainian ban on Brazilian pork, according to the Brazilian Pork Industry and Exporter Association (ABIPECS).
03-May-2013 - An appeals court in the Netherlands has maintained the fraud conviction of a man who sold horsemeat as beef in 2012.
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