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. The volume is lower only in May 2016, when 353,919 tons were registered.
The total shipped surpassed in about 10% the volumes registered in April of the last month and in May of 2018. According to SECEX / ME, the average value increased 6.3% in relation to the previous month and 11.3% in May of the last year. US$ 1,700.65 per ton is the best monthly result in four years.
Revenue totaled US$ 588.254 million for chicken in nature, representing an increase of 18% compared to April and more than 22% compared to May 2018.
"We had already anticipated that May would be an excellent month for chicken exports, and this eventually concretized. The market is warm and we should continue this way, registering an increase in shipments and good prices for sale", believes Giordano Fiorentin, Trade Marketing supervisor at KIT International.
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.