World Meat News
A number of trade agreements, such as TPP and a proposed Mercosur/EU trade agreement, set to start having an impact on global beef trade in 2018.
Irish ABP Food Group signed a three-year supply agreement with Chinese restaurant chain Wowprime to supply beef to its restaurants in China.
Russia show highly interest in exports of meat and dairy products to Thailand, the Deputy Minister of Economic Development Alexey Gruzdev told reporters.
Wesley Batista, the former boss of meat giant JBS, walked free from jail after securing his first court victory since a probe into alleged insider trading began last year.
Talks between Brussels and the 'Mercosur countries' of Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay on a free trade deal, are offering pressure to Irish beef farmers.
The pork exports of Spain exceeded for the first time in 2017, while the country's pig sector reached a turnover worth of 15,000 million Euro.