Spain

Interporc unveils its new pork certification scheme

Spain unveils new pork welfare scheme

By Aidan Fortune

Spanish pork board Interporc has unveiled a new certified animal welfare seal, IAWS, to endorse good practices within the industry.

Spanish niche export products win in Japan

Spanish niche export products win in Japan

By Kathryn Wortley, in Tokyo

Spanish pork producers are preparing to increase their exports to Japan as their high-quality products find niche orders amidst growing demand among Japanese consumers for unique meats.

Interporc revealed that significant demand from non-EU countries boosted sales

Non-EU growth demand ramps up Spanish pork exports

By Ashley Williams

Spanish meat organisation Interprofesional del Porcino de Capa Blanca (Interporc) has outlined the “extraordinary evolution” of the Spanish pig sector, as 2018 exports exceeded €4.8m for the first time.

The agreement will open further opportunities for Spanish pork in Japan

Interporc prioritises Japanese market following pork tariff cuts

By Ashley Williams

Spanish meat organisation Interporc is set to make Japan its “priority destination” for Spanish pork trade, following a trade agreement between the European Union (EU) and Japan being finalised at the beginning of the month.

The second iteration Meat Attraction recently took place in Spain (Photo credit: Central de Carnes - Grupo Norteños)

Meat Attraction grows in second year

By Aidan Fortune

The leading Spanish trade show for the meat industry recently took place and the organisers took some time to explain how the event has grown.

Welsh sheep producers could be among the hardest hit by Brexit, according to trade reps

Welsh livestock farmers fear serious threats from Brexit

By Laura Syrett

Sheep farmers in Wales face “an extremely difficult future” after Brexit, if the UK government fails to negotiate a trade deal that secures tariff-free access to key European Union (EU) export markets, a leading trade body has warned.