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Brazil remains in the second position of world meat exporters

World meat exports are expected to increase by 4.75% in 2019 compared to 2018. FAO forecast for this year is that among the top 10 countries in the world, which will export meat, Brazil appears in second position, with an increase of more than 500 thousand tons or 7.44% growth compared to 2018. From the total volume exported in the world, 21% will be Brazilian, losing only to the US that appears with 23.3%.
The positions of almost all the current ranking members remain the same, except for Australia that may lose the fourth position to Canada.
After the USA and Brazil, follows the European Union (15% from the total), Canada (5%), Australia (5%), India (4%), Thailand (3%), New Zealand (2%), Argentina (2%) and Turkey (1%).
About poultry meat exports, only four countries will continue to dominate the market. In order, Brazil, with 30% of the total predicted, US with 28%, European Union with 12% and Thailand with 9%. These countries will correspond to 80% of the sector's exports.
Brazil and World

May: Brazil increases exports of chicken meat

Brazil recorded an increase of 14.4% in chicken meat exports in May.
Brazil and World

USA visit Brazilian slaughterhouses to restart imports of beef

This week, US inspectors started the visits to Brazilian slaughterhouses to evaluate the possibility of restart importing beef in nature from Brazil, which have been suspended since 2017
Brazil and World

May is the second best in the history of poultry shipments

Brazilian exports of chicken meat in nature presented the second best ever in history, with 345,900 tons.
Brazil and World

BSE: OIE keeps insignificant risk for Brazil

Brazil continues with the sanitary status of "insignificant risk" for Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE), known as Mad Cow Disease.