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.

The plan has been described as the region's first vertical integration poultry project

CP building poultry mega project in key north China

By Mark Godfrey

Charoen Pokphand is building another facility in China, which will add 100 million broilers to its poultry production in the country and keep it ahead of local rivals like Guangdong Wens Foodstuff Group Co and the Tongwei Group in the race for customers...

No US pork deal with Thailand

No US pork deal with Thailand

By Oscar Rousseau

Thailand and the US did not strike a deal to drop what one industry insider called a “de facto ban” on American pork imports when the two countries met in Washington recently.