MercoPress, en Español

Montevideo, November 20th 2018 - 07:46 UTC

Brazilian beef exporters expect a record year in 2018: 1.68 million tons

Friday, December 15th 2017 - 14:53 UTC
Full article 1 comment

Brazilian beef exporters expect shipments to grow 10% in 2018 after rising an estimated 9% this year despite corruption and food safety scandals that temporarily closed off major markets. Trade group Abiec on Thursday said Brazil, the world’s largest beef exporter, would likely sell 1.68 million tons of beef abroad next year, up from 1.53 million tons in 2017. Revenue is expected to rise about 11% to US$6.9 billion in 2018, after a 13% rise this year to US$6.2 billion. Read full article

Comments

Disclaimer & comment rules
  • :o))

    Interesting to know that they managed to con some importers into buying rotten beef!

    Dec 23rd, 2017 - 06:46 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

Commenting for this story is now closed.
If you have a Facebook account, become a fan and comment on our Facebook Page!