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Gulfood Manufacturing in pictures

Gulfood Manufacturing 2017

Gulfood Manufacturing in pictures

By Oscar Rousseau

GlobalMeatNews takes you through a whistle-stop tour of the latest meat-related machines promoted by exhibitors at Gulfood Manufacturing 2017, which organisers called the biggest trade show of its kind in the Middle East.

Taming the Chinese dragon is a golden opportunity for poultry traders

Asia land of opportunity for poultry exporters

By Aaron McDonald

An increasing population, coupled with developing new channels, has resulted in a hotbed of exciting opportunities for European poultry producers in the Far East.

US beef exports to South Korea remained strong in May

US red meat exporters enjoy boost from Korea

By Rod Addy

Korea offers hope to US beef and pork exporters after international trade lost momentum in May, falling below levels for last year in both volume and value.

Exports were up 19% year-on-year

EU pig exports rise in March

By Chloe Ryan

Latest figures from UK pork levy body Bpex show a surge in pork exports from the EU during March.

The Taskforce says the migration of wild birds from eastern Asia to Europe would be highly unusual

Bird flu task force warns of too much focus on wild birds

By Georgi Gyton

The Scientific Task Force on Avian Influenza and Wild Birds has warned that focusing attention on the possible role of wild birds in the spread of H5N8 could misdirect critical resources away from effective disease control.

Gulfood Manufacturing exhibition Dubai in pictures

Gulfood Manufacturing exhibition in pictures

By Georgi Gyton

GlobalMeatNews take you through a snapshot of the exhibitors at the recent Gulfood Manufacturing show in Dubai, looking at what products were being showcased and what exhibitors are noticing in the Middle East market.

The value of lamb exports increased 10.5%

New Zealand lamb exports exceed NZ$2bn

By Georgi Gyton

Despite reduced lamb export volumes from New Zealand, the value of Free On Board (FOB) exports exceeded NZ$2bn for only the fourth time in history, in the first nine months of the season.

Volume down but value up for New Zealand lamb exports

Total lamb exports from New Zealand rise 11% in value

By Georgi Gyton

The value of total lamb exports from New Zealand increased 11% in the first six months of the 2013-14 meat export season, despite a decline in volume, according to the latest data from Beef + New Zealand.

Upbeat mood at Dubai show Gulfood

Upbeat mood at Gulfood

By GMN reporter

Traders visiting Dubai for the Gulfood exhibition described the mood as "resolutely upbeat".