Brazilian pork exports down in September
In September, shipments of pork in natura totaled 48 thousand tons, a volume 8.6% lower than the 52 thousand tons exported in the same period last year. In revenue, the decrease is 12.4%, with US $ 110.8 million in September 2018, against US $ 126.5 million in the ninth month of 2017.
Between January and September 2018, exports of this product reached 395.9 thousand tons, 12.8% less than the 453 thousand tons shipped in the same period of 2017. In revenue, the difference is 26.9%, with US $ 828.5 million in 2018, and $ 1.132 billion in 2017.
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