World meat industry news

Top 25 companies produced over 5 million tons of broiler meat in 2022

  • 10:43

Top 25 companies produced over 5 million tons of broiler meat in 2022 At the end of 2022, the top 25 largest players produced over 5 million tons of broiler meat (hereinafter - in live weight), estimated the National Union of Poultry Breeders (NSP). GAP Resurs became the leader in production with more than 1 million tons (808 thousand tons in 2021). The company displaced the Cherkizovo group from the first line, which retained its leadership in 2021 and 2020. In 2022, it produced 846 thousand tons of broiler meat against 813 thousand tons in 2021. The top three also included Prioskolie with a production volume of 445 thousand tons. In 2021, the company also ranked third in the ranking with an indicator of 424 thousand tons. The. Read more...

Since 2013, the consumption of marbled beef in Russia has grown 10 times

  • 10:40

Since 2013, the consumption of marbled beef in Russia has grown 10 times According to the National Meat Association (NMA), consumer demand for premium beef has increased in Russia over the past ten years. This was stated by the executive director of the industry association Sergei Yushin in an interview with the radio station "Moscow speaking". The head of the NMA specified that now beef makes up approximately 17% of the meat diet of our compatriots, while its global consumption has been declining for 20 years. With inflation and rising prices, people are turning to cheaper sources of animal protein. For ten years, sales of domestic marbled beef have increased by more than 10. Read more...

Sales of semi-finished meat products in Russia fell to a five-year low in 2022

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Sales of semi-finished meat products in Russia fell to a five-year low in 2022 Sales of semi-finished meat products in Russia have been growing rapidly over the past five years, but in 2022 the indicators have not changed much compared to 2021. In the future, the situation in this market may continue to deteriorate. Over the past five years, sales of semi-finished meat products in Russia have grown by 36% - from 3.21 to 4.35 million tons, according to the analytical agency BusinesStat. There was an increase in sales every year from 2018 to 2022, analysts said, but in 2022 the difference from last year was minimal. So, in 2019, sales growth compared to 2018 amounted to 11.6%, in 2020 - 14.1%. Already in 2021, with the onset of the coronavirus. Read more...

Russian Agricultural production in 2022 increased by 10.2%

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Russian Agricultural production in 2022 increased by 10.2% According to preliminary data from Rosstat, agricultural production in 2022 increased by 10.2% compared to 2021. Including production in the crop growing segment increased by 15.9%, in livestock - by 2.4%. At the same time, growth in agricultural organizations in 2022 amounted to 12.8% (18.9% - crop production, 5.5% - animal husbandry), while household households showed a decrease of 1.8% in general (0.2% and 3.3% respectively). In peasant farms, agricultural production increased by 20.1% last year, crop production added 23.9%, and the dynamics in animal husbandry remained unchanged. The increase in production in 2022 was primarily due to grain and oilseeds, says Dmitry Rylko,. Read more...

In 2022, Russia doubled agricultural exports to Algeria

  • 10:35

In 2022, Russia doubled agricultural exports to Algeria In 2022, the value of Russian exports of agricultural products to Algeria doubled compared to 2021. Thus, for the second year in a row, Russia doubles its revenue from food supplies to the African country: in 2021, compared to 2020, the figure increased by 2.3 times. The dynamics was largely determined by the intensification of supplies of Russian wheat, as a result of which Algeria entered the top 5 buyers of domestic cereals in 2022. According to preliminary data from the Federal Customs Service, last year Algeria imported almost 1.3 million tons of Russian wheat, while in 2021 the figure was only 330 thousand tons. Both the physical and cost volume of cereal. Read more...

Production of meat and fish products in Russia in 2022

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Production of meat and fish products in Russia in 2022 Meat production in Russia in 2022 increased by 6.6% compared to the figure for 2021 and amounted to 3.4 million tons. This is stated in the materials of Rosstat. "Meat of cattle, pork, lamb, goat meat, horse meat and other animals in December 2022 produced 304.9 thousand tons, which is more than in December 2021 and November 2022, by 2.6% and 2 3%, respectively. In 2022, in general, production increased by 6.6% compared to 2021, amounting to 3.4 million tons," the ministry said. According to statistics, the production of steam, chilled or chilled pork in December amounted to 276.6 thousand tons, which is 3.6% more than in December 2021 and 2.9% more than in. Read more...

Food prices in Russia and their change for the year, data for December 2022

  • 1 Feb 11:18

Food prices in Russia and their change for the year, data for December 2022 Food prices in Russia in December 2022, compared to December 2021, show a significant increase. AB-Center analyzed the dynamics of 121 products, of which only 15 products show a decrease. For the remaining 106 positions, there is a strengthening of prices. In December 2022, in relation to the level of a year ago, an increase in food prices of more than 25% is observed in 13 products, more than 10% in 85 products. It should be noted that inflation in the country for the year (if we compare December 2021 and December 2022), according to the inflation calculator on the level-inflation.rf website, amounted to 12.84%. Price growth above the inflation rate is shown by 71. Read more...

Pork production in Russian Far East increased by almost 2.5 times in 2022

  • 1 Feb 11:15

Pork production in Russian Far East increased by almost 2.5 times in 2022 Pork production in Primorsky Krai in 2022 increased by almost 2.5 times, to 76.6 thousand tons, the press service of the regional government said on Wednesday. "Pork production in Primorsky Krai in 2022 amounted to 76.6 thousand tons. <...> According to the regional Ministry of Agriculture, thanks to large investment projects for the industrial production of pork by Rusagro-Primorye, Mercy Trade and "Primorsky bacon" production volumes of this meat increased by almost 2.5 times," the press service said. Now the region is fully provided with this meat, part of the products is exported to the Altai Republic, from where Primorye bought pork three. Read more...

The IMF has improved the forecast for Russia's GDP

  • 1 Feb 11:13

The IMF has improved the forecast for Russia's GDP The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has revised its assessment of Russia's economic development upwards and predicts the country's GDP growth by 0.3% this year and 2.1% in 2024. This is stated in the January update published on Monday to the IMF report on the prospects for the development of the world economy. According to the given data, the GDP of the Russian Federation decreased by 2.2% in 2022. As follows from the document, the IMF improved by 2.6 p.p. its October forecast for the growth of this indicator in the Russian Federation for 2023, and also improved by 0.6 p.p. forecast for 2024. The World Bank previously presented a forecast on the. Read more...

Producers predict a reduction in prices for feed for farm animals in 2023

  • 1 Feb 11:12

Producers predict a reduction in prices for feed for farm animals in 2023 Prices for feed for farm animals in 2023 will remain stable at the level of last year or may even decrease. Manufacturers interviewed by Veterinary and Life think so. Among the reasons, experts called the reduction in the cost of vitamins and raw materials. “In general, there is a trend towards reducing the cost of feed production due to cheaper raw materials (and this is grain - wheat, barley, and so on) and vitamins. In the near future, prices for feed and premixes will either be stable or slightly decrease,” said Tamas Vizdak, Executive Director of Agrofid Rus LLC (a Hungarian company producing premixes), in an interview with ViZh. Tamas Vizdak drew attention. Read more...