Thailand

Thai poultry has made its return to China after a 14-year ban

Thai poultry shipments arrive in China

By Mark Godfrey

Thai and Chinese officials have marked the reopening of the Chinese market to Thai poultry with 14 containers arriving in the southern Chinese province of Yunnan.

Thai poultry firm improves worker standards

CPF boosts labour standards

By Aidan Fortune

Sixty poultry farms owned by Charoen Pokphand Foods PCL (CPF) have been certified Thai Labour Standard: TLS 8001-2553, the national standard for labour rights and welfare.

Overseas operations boost CPF’s sales

Overseas operations boost CPF’s sales

By Aidan Fortune

Thai meat processor Charoen Pokphand Foods PCL (CPF) has reported an 8% year-on-year boost in net profits in 2017, driven by growing overseas business interests.

CPF vice-chairman Adirek Sripratak has helped to drive the company's outward expansion

Charoen to invest in Russian poultry sector

By Eugene Vorotnikov

Thailand-based agricultural holding Charoen Pokphand Foods (CPF) plans to invest up to RUB2.5 billion (US$44.5m) to build two poultry breeding units in Russia this year.

Strong beef supply has weighed down the average carcase value of cattle

Global meat prices slip in December

By Oscar Rousseau

International meat prices dropped last month, according to the United Nation’s Food and Agricultural Organization’s (FAO) Food Price Index.