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Brazil and World

Positive balance for meat exports in the first days of June

Beef
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.
Chicken meat
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.
Brazil and World

Prohibition of kosher and halal slaughter in Europe may benefit Brazil

The demand for halal and kosher meat is high worldwide and Brazil is one of the main suppliers of these proteins.
Brazil and World

China: enabling new slaughterhouses may reduce supply to other markets

More than 25 Brazilian slaughterhouses may be approved, in 2019, to export beef to China and this can result in a reduction of the proteinís supply to other markets.
Brazil and World

Brazilian is re-elected as president of Codex Alimentarius

Earlier this week, at an event held in Geneva, Switzerland, the Brazilian Guilherme Costa was re-elected by acclamation to the Chair of the Codex Alimentarius Commission
Brazil and World

Poultry market: better conditions in 2019

A more balanced global offer of chicken meat is driving a gradual improvement in the market conditions in 2019 for this protein.