All news articles for December 2019

New ABPA president unveiled

New ABPA president unveiled

By Aidan Fortune

The Brazilian Association of Animal Protein (ABPA) has unveiled Ricardo Santin as its new president.

Ringleader Alexander Goran recruited the workers from Romania with the promise of employment and accommodation

Two jailed for Manchester gangmaster offences

By Dan Colombini

An illegal gangmaster and his wife have been jailed for exploiting at least 41 workers at a catering butchers in the Merseyside area, following an investigation by the Gangmasters and Labour Abuse Authority (GLAA).

Japan approves US trade agreement

Japan approves US trade agreement

By Aidan Fortune

The US meat industry has welcomed the Japanese government’s approval of a trade deal between the two countries that could see meat exports grow to $5bn by 2025.