Alle Nachrichten und Hintergründe
Alle Nachrichten und Hintergründe
MarketBeef export growth for South America
AUSTRALIA, North Sydney. South America continues to build momentum, with improving market access, growing herds and undervalued currency favouring exports.
MercosurHogan under pressure
ARGENTINA, Buenos Aires. Brazil is trying to get the deadlocked Mercosur negotiations moving. This puts EU Agriculture Commissioner Phil Hogan under pressure.
DealBRF sells Argentine subsidiary
BRAZIL, Sao Paulo. The subsidiary Campo Austral was sold by the Brazilian company for $35.5 mill.
AquisitionMarfrig buys Argentinean Quickfood for $55 mill.
BRAZIL, São Paulo. Quickfood was a subsidiary of the Brazilian BRF. The agreement between the companies also envisages partnership for the production and distribution of beef patties, meatballs and kibbeh.
CattleEU trade talks with Mercosur have no credibility
IRELAND, Dublin. With EU Commission officials in Montevideo in Uruguay this week to reconvene the Mercosur trade talks, IFA President Joe Healy said the time has come for EU Agriculture Commissioner Phil Hogan put his foot down and tell Trade Commissioner Malmstrom enough is enough.
USDAUS pork back to market in Argentinia
ARGENTINIA, Buenos Aires. In Argentina, US Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue welcomes US pork back to market.
MinervaQ4 loss reported
BRAZIL, Barretos. The Brazilian beef processor posted a net loss of $97 mill.
JBS SASale of assets to Minerva blocked
BRAZIL, São Paulo. A federal judge in Brazil blocked the sale citing a corruption investigation involving the Batista family.
JBSBeef units to be sold
BRAZIL, São Paulo. JBS SA has agreed to sell its units in Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay to rival Minerva SA for $300 mill.
ArgentinaPromising outlook for Argentine agribusiness
NETHERLANDS, Utrecht. Rabobank presents a report related to the new policy package.
BeefChina and Argentina agree in deal
ARGENTINA, Buenos Aires. Whilst an agreement has been made, China and Argentina still disagree on antibiotics.
AcquisitionBRF takes Argentina’s Calchaquí completely
BRASIL, Sao Paulo. The deal incorporates another plant into BRF's operations, nine of them now in Argentina.
BRFFrom Brazil to the world regions
GERMANY, Frankfurt Roberto Banfi, CEO for Europe and Eurasia, on the BRF business strategy
BRFCompany announces expansion in three countries
BRASIL, São Paulo. Brasil Foods starts acquisition process in Thailand, Argentina and the UK.
Change in grasslands diminishing cattle production
USA, Phoenix Half of the Earth’s land mass is made up of rangelands, which include grasslands and savannas, yet they are being transformed at an alarming rate. Woody plants, such as trees and shrubs, are moving in and taking over, leading to a loss of critical habitat and causing a drastic change in the ability of ecosystems to produce food – specifically meat.
High expectations for Argentina's poultry sector
ARGENTINA, Buenos Aires Poultry production in Argentina grew 170% in the last ten years, according to a report by the Argentine Ministry of Industry.
Argentina reports record growth in livestock
ARGENTINA, Buenos Aires In the past decade in Argentina, poultry, pig and dairy production grew 170%, 109% and 43%, respectively. The per capita consumption of the three sectors grew from 5 to 9.2% per year, respectively, between 2003 and 2012.
Rainstorms delay planting in Argentina
ARGENTINA, Rosario Christmas rainstorms across Argentina further delayed soy and corn planting, keeping markets guessing about whether the grains powerhouse can produce enough this season to help bring high-flying global food prices down.
Brasil Foods acquires Avex
BRAZIL, São Paulo Brasil Foods SA has acquired, through its subsidiary in Argentina, corporate control of Rio Cuarto, Cordoba-based Avex SA, a major producer of whole, cut, chilled and frozen chicken.