Brazil

Several factors have been highlighted that could change the global beef market

Rabobank results: beef supply pressures build in global market

By Ashley Williams

US weather conditions, low Brazilian domestic export prices and changes to live cattle trading have all been highlighted as potential factors that could change the course of the global beef market, according to Rabobank Beef Q2 results.

Brazil's trade bans has prompted planned closures of two Aurora poultry plants

Brazil trade unrest risks further plant suspensions for Aurora

By Ashley Williams

Brazilian poultry processor Aurora has urged the Government to re-establish international trade relations or risk further plant suspensions following the planned closure of two of its plants in the Santa Catarina region.

Brazil intends to fight EU restrictions on poultry imports

Brazil to dispute EU restrictions against poultry meat at WTO

By Liz Newmark, in Brussels

Brazil’s agriculture minister Blairo Maggi has announced that his country, as “the world’s second-largest producer and largest poultry exporter”, wants to contest the European Union (EU)’s restrictions on poultry meat exports at the World Trade Organization...

The Brazilian government expects progress on re-opening US markets for beef

US predicted to revive Brazilian beef imports

By Ashley Williams

Brazil’s Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply has said it expects the US to reopen the market for Brazilian beef when the countries meet for talks this week.