Brazil

JBS paid tribute to its Brazilian units for its successful sales quarter

Higher meat prices hike up JBS’ domestic sales

By Ashley Williams

JBS’ Brazilian units have been highlighted in the company’s positive third quarter results, as consolidated net revenue grew by 20.1% in comparison to last year.

Marfrig has complied with the Amazon practices for six successive years

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Marfrig Foods passes Amazon cattle sourcing audit

By Ashley Williams

Brazilian meat processor Marfrig Global Foods has gained certification from international consulting firm DNV-GL for its cattle sourcing, which complies with Amazon conservation practices.

JBS described China as one of its biggest export destinations

JBS signs export deal with Alibaba-Win Chain

By Ashley Williams

Brazilian meatpacker JBS has agreed a billion-dollar deal with global e-commerce business Alibaba Group to sell its beef, pork and poultry in China.

Brazilian beef and pork welcome again in Russia

Russia reopens access for Brazilian beef and pork

By Ashley Williams

Brazil’s Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply (MAPA) has revealed that Russia has resumed imports of its pork and beef following its closure in December 2017.

Iran is expected to receive 100,000 head of cattle annually from Brazil

Brazilian cattle approved for export to Iran

By Ashley Williams

The Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply (MAPA) has received approval from Iranian authorities to export cattle into the Middle Eastern country.

ASF indirectly impacting poultry market

Global poultry market facing challenges

By Aidan Fortune

The growing incidents of African Swine Fever (ASF) across the globe could have a knock-on effect on the international poultry market.

Marfrig announces new CEO

New CEO announced for Marfrig

By Aidan Fortune

International meat processor Marfrig Global Foods has announced Eduardo Miron as its new chief executive officer.