Industry & Markets

EU and Japan trade deal praised

EU-Japan trade deal welcomed

By Aidan Fortune

The meat industry is expected to benefit from the signing of the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA).

Serbia’s meat producers will export 7,000t of beef to the Turkish market next year

Serbia to boost beef meat exports to Turkey

By Jaroslaw Adamowski

Serbian minister of agriculture, forestry and water management Branislav Nedimović has announced Serbia is to increase its beef meat exports quota to Turkey by 40% in 2019 as the current annual quota of 5,000 tonnes (t) was already filled in the first...

Impossible Foods' practices and ingredients adhered to Islamic dietary laws

Impossible Foods receives ‘milestone’ halal certification

By Ashley Williams

US-based meat alternative firm Impossible Foods has gained halal certification from the Islamic Food and Nutrition Council of America (IFANCA) as it bids to make plant-based meats available for those with dietary restrictions.

Tönnies is aiming to establish itself in the UK market

Tönnies acquires Riverway Foods

By Ashley Williams

German meat firm Tönnies Group has acquired UK-based family-owned sausage producer Riverway Foods as part of its plans to expand market share in the UK.

The move is part of Marfrig's growth plans across South America

Marfrig taps ‘opportunity for growth’ in double BRF deal

By Ashley Williams

Brazilian meat processor Marfrig Global Foods is set to strengthen its position in South America with the acquisition of BRF’s Argentina arm QuickFood, as well as taking over meat production at two BRF Brazilian units.