Brazil

Brazil reports higher volume of beef exports to China

Beef

Last year, the South American country has sent 44% of its beef exports to the Chinese market.

Posted on Jan 04 ,08:18

Brazil reports higher volume of beef exports to China

The Brazilian Association of Meat Exporters (ABIEC) announced that the beef exports sent to China in 2018 accounts for 44% of all beef exported. According to the association, totall beef exports are expected to reach 1.626 million tonnes in 2018.
2019 could bring an increase in the volumes of beef exported to China, said ABIEC president Antonio Camardelli, who predicts an increase in exports by 200 million tonnes, which should generate revenues of $7.26 billion.
Camardelli is very optimistic about the development of the Chinese market for Brazilian beef as a Chinese delegation was visiting Brazil in the last quarter of 2018 to determine conditions at six units that intends to start exports to the Asian country. At present, 16 Brazilian units are authorised to export meat to China.

 NEWSLETTER - Stay informed with the latest news!

Comments





Similar articles

UK

Pork exports from the UK fell 15% in December

AHDB analyst Felicity Rusk said that although there was an increase in shipments to China and the...


Read more Read more
Middle East

Meat producers from Wales are searching for new markets in the Middle East

The uncertainty raised by no-deal Brexit scenario is forcing meat producers from Wales to look fo...


Read more Read more
France

French consumers are going flexitarian

Dietary habits in France are trending to flexitarianism as the consumers are seeking pleasure in ...


Read more Read more
Websolutions by Angular Software and SpiderClass