Brazil and World
Positive balance for meat exports in the first days of June
Brazil can reach 112.8 thousand tons of beef exported in June. The estimation is from the consulting Agrifatto, based on the data from the Ministry of Economy. The average of the first 14 working days of the month was 5.94 thousand tons/day and this volume is 128.7% higher than in the same period of 2018.
During the analyzed period of this month, 83.12 thousand tons of Brazilian beef were shipped abroad, with an income of US$ 320.48 million. The average price per ton was US$ 3,855.58.
Brazilian exports of chicken meat in nature totaled 267.3 thousand tons in the first 14 working days of June. The average shipped volume was of 19.1 thousand tons/day, a result that corresponds to an increase of almost 20% in relation to the one exported in May. Comparing to June 2018, the increase is higher than 80%.
If this average of volume per day keeps the same, by the end of the month the volume will be close to 363 thousand tons, 3% higher than last month. The average price per ton was US$ 1,615.92.