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FAO Food Price Index posts sharp drop in July
ITALY, Rome. Global agricultural food commodity prices fell sharply in July, as all the major traded items posted notable declines.
Italian packaging machinery industry excceds turnover
ITALY, Baggiovara. According to data collected by the research department of Ucima, the sector’s national association affiliated with Confindustria, the sector closed 2017 with further year-on-year growth.
Vittorio Capanna re-elected as President
ITALY, Parma. The Governing Board confirmed the President of the Consortium of Parma Ham Producers in office for another three years.
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Boom in attendance
ITALY, Milan. The two events saw a big increase in exhibition space and in numbers of exhibitors and visitors with respect to previous years’ shows.
More than 40,000 visitors are expected
GERMANY, Heidelberg / IRAN, Tehran. Around 1,000 exhibitors from 29 countries occupy the entire Tehran International Fairgrounds from 29 June to 2 July 2018.
Spain's exports up
SPAIN, Madrid. The country exported 15% more meat and processed pork in January compared to the same month of the previous year.
Ipack-Ima / Meat-Tech
Warming up their engines
ITALY, Milane. The two exhibitions to be held from 29 May to 1 June are expecting to see greater numbers of international visitors.
The Netherlands report record pork exports in 2017
THE UNITED KINGDOM, Kenilworth, Warwickshire. Dutch exporters were able to increase their trades in by 17% compared to 2016.
GERMANY, Cologne. This year’s trade fair achieves a significant increase in attendance.
Team Ireland is top
NORTHERN IRELAND, Belfast. A team with butchers from Northern Ireland and Ireland competing have been named the best in the world at the 2018 World Butchers’ Challenge.
Outbreak reported in Germany
GERMANY, Kiel. German authorities have confirmed the detection of highly pathogenic avian influenza A (H5N6) virus on a poultry farm situated on an island off the German North Sea coast.
Global meat consumption will rise
THE UNITED KINGDOM, London. Consumer spending on meat and poultry expected to reach $154.7 bn. by 2021.
EU pig business slightly declining in 2017
THE UNITED KINGDOM, Kenilworth, Warwickshire. A 3% decline in German slaughterings was key to driving the overall fall across the year.
India is the third largest beef exporter
ITALY, Rome – AUSTRALIA, Sydney. The country’s beef meat sector will remain a volatile market for the next decade.
Cutting calories in Happy Meals
USA, Oak Brook, Ill. The company retrieves cheeseburgers and chocolate milk from its meals addressed to children.
Strong close of a great year
ICELAND, Gardabaer. Q4 2017: Good execution led to higher volumes and EBIT
The fair will open in May
ITALY, Parma. More than 3,000 exhibiting companies and a growing number of Italian and international buyers are expected.
Public consultation about sugars in food initiated
ITALY, Parma. EFSA is seeking feedback on the approach it plans to take for its upcoming assessment of dietary sugars.
CPF increased capacity
SWITZERLAND, Sant'Antonino. Asia’s leader in poultry meat processing trusts hygienic material handling solutions from Switzerland.