Industry & Markets

New Danish Crown CFO appointed

New Danish Crown CFO appointed

By Aidan Fortune

Pork producer Danish Crown has announced Ole Vesterbæk as its new chief financial officer (CFO).

The US meat industry has urged the ratification of the USMCA deal

USMCA deal urged forward

By Aidan Fortune

The US Government has been called on to push forward with the ratification of the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) by the domestic beef industry.

The World Steak Challenge 2019 takes place on 10 July in Dublin

World Steak Challenge is almost here

By GMN news team

This year’s World Steak Challenge is just days away with the top players in the beef industry fighting it out to earn the top accolade of World’s Best Steak.

The newly-reached EU-Mercosur deal has attracted criticism from the EU meat and farming industry

Backlash against Mercosur deal rages on

By Aidan Fortune

More representatives of the European meat industry have spoken out against the EU-Mercosur agreement reached last week that will see more produce from member states exported to Europe.

The EU-Mercosur agreement is expected to save EU businesses €4bn a year in reduced or removed tariffs

Mixed reaction to EU-Mercosur trade agreement

By Aidan Fortune

A trade deal between the EU and Mercosur has been agreed following 20 years of negotiations, however some questions have been raised regarding production standards.

Serbia to re-launch pork meat exports to China

Serbia to re-launch pork meat exports to China

By Jaroslaw Adamowski

Serbia’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management has announced the signing of agreements that will allow the resumption of exports of Serbian pork meat to the Chinese market.

IMTA urges frictionless trade in manifesto

IMTA urges frictionless trade in manifesto

By Aidan Fortune

The International Meat Trade Association (IMTA) has urged more access for UK meat as well as free and frictionless trade in its latest manifesto.