World meat industry news

Ukraine smallholders face restrictive measures

  • 26 Mar 14:02

Ukraine smallholders face restrictive measures The Ukraine Parliament’s agriculture committee has supported a bill prohibiting farmers from selling meat. Read more...

Miratorg rapidly expands beef exports

  • 26 Mar 14:01

Miratorg rapidly expands beef exports Russian agricultural holding Miratorg has established beef exports to 15 countries, primarily to the. Read more...

World Butchers' Challenge takes place today

  • 21 Mar 13:23

World Butchers' Challenge takes place today The 2018 World Butchers' Challenge kicks off today as 12 teams battle it out. Read more...

Consumer spending on meat and poultry expected to reach $154.7bn by 2021

  • 21 Mar 13:21

Consumer spending on meat and poultry expected to reach $154.7bn by 2021 The global meat and poultry market is expected to report sales of 146.7 billion for 2017, while the estimated sales figure for 2018 is forecasted to reach $154.7 billion by 2021, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 1.25% between 2016 and 2021, according to the Euromonitor International market study commissioned by Dubai World Trade Center (DWTC). For 2016, according to Euromonitor data, sales of the global meat and poultry market were situated at an estimated $145.4 billion, up by a CAGR of 1.0% between 2011 and 2016. A forecast made by industry sources quoted by Euromonitor’s study says that the global meat consumption should rise by 7% by 2023, while. Read more...

Kazakhstan hopes to become beef export giant

  • 20 Mar 11:08

Kazakhstan hopes to become beef export giant Kazakhstan plans to export 60,000 tonnes (t) of beef this year, primarily to Russia and China, according to. Read more...

Miratorg has launched its first online store

  • 20 Mar 11:06

Miratorg has launched its first online store Miratorg, Russia's leading meat producer and supplier, has just launched its first online store www.shop.miratorg.ru with a full range of the company's products. The online store will complement the existing retail sales channels and will increase the availability of the entire line of Miratorg products for buyers. The online store provides processing and delivery of orders within the MKAD - the company using its own distribution capacities and a specially purchased fleet of cars to guarantee high quality of service and prompt delivery. "The development of its own retail is an unconditional priority for Miratorg. Unlike supermarkets, the shelf in. Read more...

Company plans Russia’s largest duck meat production unit

  • 19 Mar 13:43

Company plans Russia’s largest duck meat production unit Senior Russian government officials have confirmed to GlobalMeatNews their plans to build Russia’s largest duck meat production unit, in the Iskitimsky district of Novosibirsk. Read more...

Russia to export meat and fish to Turkey

  • 19 Mar 13:41

Russia to export meat and fish to Turkey Russia's Minister of Agriculture is hoping to sing a deal in the coming months. Meat, fish and dairy products from Russia are to enter soon the Turkish market, announced Agriculture Minister Alexander Tkachev, according to TASS. "We expect, Turkey soon will allow its market Russia’s meat, dairy and fish products", declared Tkachev in an interview. The official mentioned that the Russian agriculture watchdog, Rosselkhoznadzor, has been working with the Turkish counterparts in order to get access to the Turkish market. Russia's agricultural turnover in 2017 was about $2.8 billion, marking a rise by 21% compared to 2016. The commercial. Read more...

Cherkizovo: "We are focusing on our premium brands"

  • 16 Mar 11:48

Cherkizovo: "We are focusing on our premium brands" In a video interview for EuroMeatNews. com, Andrey Terekhin, Head of the Export Department of Cherkizovo Group, explains the export strategy of the biggest meat producer in Russia. Cherkizovo: "We are focusing on our premium brands" VIDEO INTERVIEW The United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia are the main targets in the Gulf region, poultry division of Cherkizovo betting on some new premium brands in order to gain a bigger market. Read more...

Ukraine's meat and egg prices soared in February

  • 16 Mar 11:47

Ukraine's meat and egg prices soared in February Ukraine reported an increase in prices for eggs by 50.9% in February this year compared to the corresponding period from 2017, while meat prices rose by 26.6%, according to the latest data released by the State Statistics Service of Ukraine, as reported by UNIAN.Still. the cost for eggs and meat decreased in February compared to the previous month, by 1.6% and 0.3% respectively. As reported by UNIAN, inflation in Ukraine in February 2018 compared to February 2017 slowed to 14% from 14.11%. The National Bank predicts a decrease in inflation in Ukraine at the end of 2018 to 8.9%, which almost corresponds to the government's forecast at 9%. The State Statistics Service. Read more...