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The acquisition is set to be finalised in the second quarter of 2019

De Heus acquires D-Mix to form Koudijs Ukraine

By Ashley Williams

Animal feed organisation Royal De Heus has acquired a majority stake in poultry and pig feed business D-Mix and will carry on the business under the name Koudijs Ukraine.

The deal will be finalised at a meeting of Perutnina Ptuj shareholders in the next few days

MHP Perutnina Ptuj deal cleared

By Aidan Fortune

European poultry processor MHP has announced that the Slovenian Competition Protection Agency has cleared its acquisition of Perutnina Ptuj.

ZM Henryk Kania eyes investors

Polish meat processor eyes industry, private equity investor

By Jaroslaw Adamowski

Polish meat processor ZM Henryk Kania has announced it is launching the procedure to select an advisor that will support the company in its negotiations with a potential “industry or private equity” investor.

BRF has concluded the sale of its Varzea Grande estate to Marfrig Global Foods

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BRF completes Várzea Grande deal

By Aidan Fortune

South American producer BRF has announced that its deal to sell its Várzea Grande estate to Marfrig Global Foods has completed.

Cargill's results declined due to changing market conditions

Changing market conditions affect Cargill results

By Ashley Williams

US processor Cargill has blamed the “uncertain environment” surrounding the industry as second-quarter revenues decreased by 4% and first-half earnings fell by 5% ended 30 November 2018.

Cargill's acquisition of Polish business Konspol has been completed

Cargill completes Konspol acquisition

By Aidan Fortune

Cargill’s European poultry business has completed the acquisition of Poland’s Konspol, strengthening its value-added offering.

The deal is expected to be finalised by the end of of this year

MHP close to sealing deal with Perutnina Ptuj

By Ashley Williams

Ukrainian agricultural holding MHP has revealed that it expects to complete its majority stake acquisition of Slovenian meat processor Perutnina Ptuj by the end of this year.

WTO to examine trade battles

Retaliatory duties on USA meat exports challenged at WTO

By Keith Nuthall

The World Trade Organisation (WTO) Disputes Settlement Body (DSB) has agreed to establish disputes settlement panels to rule on whether retaliatory duties imposed by Canada, China, and Mexico on US meat exports, imposed in response to America’s controversial...