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StudyPandemic heightens awareness of food safety
CHINA, Beijing. The study received input from respondents in the US, the UK and China.
TönniesInvestment in Great Britain
GERMANY, Rheda-Wiedenbrück – GREAT BRITAIN, Suffolk. The company invests €25 mill. in the CPC Group focusing on slaughtering, cutting and processing free range livestock and animal welfare programs.
OutlookNew forces shape future UK beef market
THE NETHERLANDS, Utrecht. Once outside the European bloc, the UK is expected to become the fifth or sixth largest beef-importing country.
TradeEU exports up thanks to China
BELGIUM, Brussels. Due to the extensive deliveries to China, pork from the European Union increased in the first half of 2020 compared to the same period of the previous year.
Market ResearchUK customers will support local stores
THE UNITED KINGDOM, London. Thirtyfive per cent of consumers say it is more important than before.
EU-ExportsChina imports increasing amounts of pork
UNITED KINGDOM, London. Continuing a strong start to 2020, EU fresh/frozen pork exports were up on the year again in May.
TradeAldi UK wants to maintain local supply chains
United Kingdom, Atherstone. The company commits to never selling chlorinated chicken or hormone injected beef.
ForecastCorona accelerates the beef production decline
UNITED KINGDOM, London. Production of beef is expected to fall compared to 2019, by a greater extent than was forecast in the spring.
Meat marketChina blocks "Corona suppliers"
CHINA, Bejing. More and more meat producers around the world are banned from importing meat into China due to corona outbreaks in their production plants.
TradeIrish beef market recovers
UNITED KINDOM, London. The post-coronavirus recovery of Ireland’s beef throughputs could cast uncertainty over their performance in the short-term.
SustainabilityUK’s first meat producer uses compostable packaging
UNITED KINGDOM, Devon. Westaways Sausages have become the first meat producer in the UK to use a revolutionary packaging that will disintegrate naturally in the compost.
BeefLow slaughter figures put production under pressure
UNITED KINGDOM, London. UK beef and veal production in May totalled 67,700 t, down 13% (10,300 t) compared to May 2019. This is the lowest May production figure in four years.
PorkHigher slaughter supports UK pig meat production in April
UNITED KINGDOM, London. In April, UK clean pig slaughter totalled 910,300 head, 2% more than in April 2019, according to the latest data released by Defra.
OutlookEU beef production declines
UNITED KINGDOM, London. The EU Commission has recently published the latest edition of its short-term outlook for agricultural markets.
TradeGrowing dependence on China
BELGIUM, Brussels. At the beginning of the year the EU was only able to achieve small increases in pork exports. Higher prices, however, resulted in significantly better revenues.
Covid-19Pork exports show mixed trends in pandemic
UNITED KINGDOM, London. Prior to “panic-buying” amid the coronavirus outbreak, demand in the UK had been relatively weak with retail figures showing declining sales volumes.
Consumer demandEU cattle prices under pressure
UNITED KINGDOM, London. Industry reports in Ireland suggest prices are currently under downward pressure.
PandemicCoronavirus affects key pork producers
UNITED KINGDOM, London. In 2019 the UK was about 58% self-sufficient in pig meat products. A significant share of pork consumed in the UK is imported.
CoronavirusWhat is to be learned from China?
UNITED KINGDOM, London. China was the first country to be hit by the pandemic. Now it is important to learn from this experience and be better prepared.