Middle East

Australian beef exports are performing well

CIS demand boosts Australian beef

By Carina Perkins

Australian beef exports to the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) saw strong growth in July, boosted by demand from Kazakhstan and Russia.

Expected increase in Australia's beef and veal production

Australia predicts rise in livestock export earnings

By Carina Perkins

Australia’s export earnings from livestock and livestock products are expected to increase in 2013-14, with strong beef and veal performance expected to offset a decline in lamb exports.

Australia red meat exports to MENA soar

Australia red meat exports to MENA soar

By Carina Perkins

Australia recorded record red meat exports to the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) last month, according to the latest figures from Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA).

US beef exports slide

US beef exports slide

By Flemmich Webb

US beef exports fell in March compared to same time last year, but increased slightly in value, according to statistics released by the US Department for Agriculture (USDA).

Looking to expand its company

Food packaging to Middle East

By Line Elise Svanevik

UK food packaging company Sirane is looking to expand its company, with a new Middle Eastern office alongside manufacturing capability in Turkey.

Burger King profits down as sales grow

Burger King profits down as sales grow

By Arabella Mileham

Burger King (BKW) saw profits fall during the third quarter of 2012, with total revenues down 25.8% to $451.1m as a result of refranchising, the company reported yesterday.

Rabobank points to renewed ‘agflation’

Rabobank points to renewed ‘agflation’

By Arabella Mileham

Global meat producers are facing immediate and significant feed cost increases, which will impact supply dynamics and lead to increased meat prices, a new report has warned.