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Brazil: main exporter of beef meat in the world

Brazil is being recognized for its beef meat quality and one proof of this is its position in the ranking between the main exporters of this protein. Accordingly to the Brazilian Beef Exporters Association (ABIEC), Brazil exported 1,64 million tons in 2018 and became the main beef exporter in the world.
Hong Kong (24% of the volume) and China (22,63%) are the main destinations for Brazilian beef meat, followed by European Union, Chile and the UAE.
As per KIT International commercial director, Tiago Fugolin, this is a celebration moment. “The registered export numbers show all the good work of Brazilian productive chain about the quality market requirement. We work with excellent suppliers, who follow strictly the international rules and are certified to assure the best products to the market.”

KIT Press
Brazil and World

Chicken is the fifth product in Brazilian shipments

The Ministry of Economy, Industry, Foreign Trade and Services released the Ranking of Total Exports from January to July and Brazilian chicken is in fifth place, corresponding to 2.84% of total exports.
Brazil and World

Meat: Increased exports may hurt supply

Brazilian exports of chicken and pork are expected to increase in the coming months and there is the possibility of a food crisis being already considered.
Brazil and World

Chicken production declines 1.5% in the second quarter of the year

Statistics show the strategy taken by producers at the end of 2018, related to poultry production in Brazil.
Brazil and World

Brazilian Agriculture Minister visits Arab countries next month

In September, Brazil's Agriculture Minister, Tereza Cristina, will travel to Arab countries and on the agenda is to expand exports and improve new products, as well as to develop the straight the poultry exports to the region.