Marfrig has complied with the Amazon practices for six successive years

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Marfrig Foods passes Amazon cattle sourcing audit

By Ashley Williams

Brazilian meat processor Marfrig Global Foods has gained certification from international consulting firm DNV-GL for its cattle sourcing, which complies with Amazon conservation practices.

AHDB said Taiwan offers a number of

UK targets Taiwan pork market

By Aidan Fortune

The UK pork industry has Taiwan in its sights following a three-day mission to explore export opportunities.

China lifts ban on Hungarian duck imports

Hungary to relaunch duck, goose exports to China as ban lifted

By Jaroslaw Adamowski

The Chinese authorities have decided to scrap the ban imposed on imports of goose and duck from Hungary, Hungarian Minister of Agriculture Istvan Nagy announced after a meeting held with Han Changfu, his Chinese counterpart.

JBS described China as one of its biggest export destinations

JBS signs export deal with Alibaba-Win Chain

By Ashley Williams

Brazilian meatpacker JBS has agreed a billion-dollar deal with global e-commerce business Alibaba Group to sell its beef, pork and poultry in China.

IFFA will focus on four key themes, as well as introducing a new hall for 2019

IFFA 2019 to celebrate 70th anniversary

By Ashley Williams

International meat trade show IFFA is set to mark its 70th anniversary next year by introducing new features to the event and expanding the show’s capacity.

Retaliatory tariffs are continuing to pressure pork export values

Retaliatory tariffs continue to hamper US pork exports

By Ashley Williams

The US Meat Export Federation (USMEF) has revealed the pork industry is still facing “obstacles” from the retaliatory tariffs imposed by China and Mexico, as export values continued to slump during September.