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CPF's second quarter was boosted by overseas sales

Overseas sales help CPF grow in second quarter

By Aidan Fortune

Thailand pork and poultry business Charoen Pokphand Foods PCL (CPF) has benefited from overseas market growth, which contributed to an 8% rise in the company’s overall sales in the second quarter.

CPF’s labelled products include chicken from its Saraburi food processing plant and Minburi Plant

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CPF’s chicken certified by Water Footprint Label

By Ashley Williams

Thailand-based Charoen Pokphand Foods (CPF) has revealed its chicken has been certified with the Water Footprint Label from Thailand’s Water Institute for Sustainability.

The pig project was of “great importance” for the local government in Danzhou

Thai giant holds off on one pig project, develops another

By Mark Godfrey

Thai agricultural conglomerate Charoen Pokphand (CP) appears to have delayed a project in central China even as it forges ahead with a new deal to breed 300,000 pigs a year in the southerly province of Hainan, in a tie-up with the huge state-owned Hai...

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.