Alle Nachrichten und Hintergründe
Alle Nachrichten und Hintergründe
Brazil strengthens export controls to the EU
AUSTRALIA Brazil has taken action by changing rules for animal movements and traceability.
EU hints at banning pork and poultry from Brazil
SOUTH AFRICA Brazil should improve its controls on food safety, said EU commissioner Markos Kyprianou.
Anuga 2007: 6,607 suppliers from 95 countries
COLOGNE The 29th Anuga, which begins tomorrow and will take place from 13th to 17th October 2007, will open in the new Cologne exhibition centre with new conceptional approaches and a product range structure that has been further refined.
EU inspection mission heading to Brazil
AUSTRALIA A European Union (EU) mission will head to Brazil in October to inspect procedures related to health, traceability, and movement of animals.
Argentina must reduce beef consumption
SOUTH AFRICA Daniel Rearte, National Institute for Agricultural Research (INTA) expert said Argentina must reduce beef consumption.
China eyes beef imports from Argentina, Brazil
AUSTRALIA China will send a mission to Argentina to inspect beef cattle slaughterhouses which could potentially be certified to export.
Brazil dominates Hong Kong beef imports
AUSTRALIA Hong Kong beef imports during 2006-07 increased 16% compared with the previous year, to 62,422 tonnes swt.
Uruguay beef exports to the U.S. increasing
AUSTRALIA Fresh and frozen Uruguayan beef exports to the U.S. have increased in volume and as a percentage of total Uruguayan exports.
Brazilian exports increase 30% in first half of 2007
AUTRALIA Brazilian beef exports increased by 30% at mid-year 2007 on a year ago, reaching 0.7 million tonnes valued at $1.74 billion.
INSCA to focus on science and PR
SPAIN, Valencia The International Natural Sausage Casing Association (INSCA) held its 2007 annual meeting in Valencia from 13 to 17 June.
Delegation on Brazilian beef heads to Brussels
SOUTH AFRICA Irish beef farmers have presented an extensive factual evidence that proves the total lack of effective controls and standards in the Brazilian beef sector to EU Commission officials in Brussels.
World’s leading beef producer based in Brazil
BRAZIL, São Paulo J&F Participações S.A., controlling shareholder of JBS S.A., announced an Agreement and Plan of Merger aiming the acquisition of the share control of Swift Foods Company.
Brazilian beef exports on the rise
SOUTH AFRICA The first four months of 2007 was a boom period for Brazilian beef exports, up nearly 44% over the same period in 2006.
United States is controlled risk country for BSE says OIE
USA The OIE has unanimously adopted the resolution recommending that the United States be recognized as having "controlled" risk status for BSE.
Russia places ban on foreign meat imports
USA The Russian Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Supervision has introduced a partial ban on meat imports from seven foreign countries. STOP Because of the detection of large batches of meat products infe
South American beef declines in the EU
AUSTRALIA EU imports of South American beef totalled 462,000 tonnes cwt in 2006, a 9% fall on 2005 levels (European Market Survey).
Brazil aims to double beef sales to UAE
AUSTRALIA According to the Brazilian Meat Monitor, Brazilian beef exports to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are forecast to double in value this year.
Tyson to create first vertically integrated beef operation in Argentina
ARGENTINA, Santa Rosa Tyson Foods, Inc. has entered into a joint venture with Cactus Feeders and Cresud in Argentina.
FAO forecast for beef production 2007
AUSTRALIA World beef production is forecast by the FAO to increase nearly 3% in 2007, to 67.5 million tonnes, with the increase largely in response to the prospect of higher beef prices.