The Saudi Food and Drug Authority said imports from the plants will be suspended from May 23
Brazilian beef exporters saw an 8% increase in 2020 to 2.02 million metric tons. That’s according to Brazilian beef industry association Abrafrigo, which also reported revenue from beef exports last year were 11% higher at $8.4 billion.
Brf y Marfrig retoman las exportaciones cárnicas a China desde dos de sus plantas cerradas por la covid-19
Aurora has voluntarily suspended poultry exports to China from a plant, it said on Tuesday
Brazil and Argentina have increased their market share in the Asian market.
Brazil’s meat industry association ABPA said a “perfect storm” of health and food security concerns in China promises to drive up demand for South American meat, giving Brazilian meatpacker shares a boost on Monday.
Brazil’s pork and poultry exports are expected to rise in 2020 as an extended outbreak of African Swine Fever (ASF) in China pushes demand from that country higher.
Brazil, Until October, beef exports have increased by 11% in volume and 8% in value.
Brazilian protein producer Marfrig Global Foods SA has raised its stake in U.S. meatpacker National Beef Packing Company to 81.7% from 51%, according to Sunday evening filings.
China granted export licenses to 25 Brazilian meatpacking plants, Brazil’sAgriculture Ministry said on Monday, allowing the country’s fast-growing protein industry to feed more people in the Asian nation where disease has hurt local supply.