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Brazil and World

2021 should end in beef consumption record

In April, the United States Department of Agriculture reviewed upwardly  the world beef consumption expectation  for the year 2021. According to the USDA, the estimate is that 60 million tons will be consumed, which represents a 1.6% increase compared to 2020 (50 million).
The main responsible for such rise is China, which has considerably increased its demand for protein. By the end of 2021, the Chinese are expected to consume 10 million tons, up 6.3% compared to 2020 (9.48 million). The United States remains the world's largest consumer, with a demand forecast of 12.5 million tons.
Brazil and World

Booming market and reduced animal supply support beef price

Beef prices remain heated in Brazil and, according to a Farmnews survey, from January 1st to June 10th this year the average price was R$ 306.6 per arroba, a result 53.2% higher than observed in the same period of 2020 (R$ 200.2).
Brazil and World

Brazil increases pork shipments abroad by 18%

From January to May this year, Brazilian pork exports totaled 453.9 thousand tons, this result being 18.44% higher than the one shipped in the same period in 2020.
Brazil and World

Brazilian chicken exports reach the highest volume of the year

Chicken meat exports from Brazil reached the highest volume in 2021, with 383,181 tons, and corresponded to a historic record for the month of May.
Brazil and World

USDA estimates 5% growth in Brazilian meat exports

Brazilian meat exports should continue to grow and, this year, it is estimated that Brazil will increase its animal protein shipments to the world market by 5%.