World meat industry news

Roskachestvo: 76% of Russians believe that domestic goods are not inferior to imported

  • 09:40

Roskachestvo: 76% of Russians believe that domestic goods are not inferior to imported According to the Roskachestvo study, conducted in conjunction with Online Market Intelligence, three quarters of Russians believe that domestic food products are in no way inferior to imported products, the supply of which is prohibited under the food embargo. Sociological research on consumer behavior will be conducted monthly. It is noted that this will help to understand the needs of the population. According to the study, 76% of Russians believe that domestic products are in no way inferior to imported products, the import of which is prohibited due to sanctions. 26% of respondents believe that Russian goods are better than foreign ones. The quality of. Read more...

Conference "Russian Agricultural Holdings": experts to summarize the preliminary results of agricultural sector in 2019

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Conference "Russian Agricultural Holdings": experts to summarize the preliminary results of  agricultural sector in 2019 The XIX Federal Industry Conference on Investments in the Agro-Holdings of Russia 2019 will take place on December 6, in Moscow, at the Hilton Moscow Leningradskaya Hotel. The conference will summarize the preliminary results of 2019 in agriculture and its main sectors. Leading industry and financial experts and analysts will present forecasts and scenarios for the development of the industry in 2020 and the longer term. Together with representatives of agribusiness, experts will evaluate the development of the agri-food complex in the context of the new state program, analyze key M&A deals of the year, discuss issues of lending to the agricultural sector,. Read more...

12 new markets opened for Russian products in 2019

  • 20 Nov 09:43

12 new markets opened for Russian products in 2019 In 2019, Russia achieved the possibility of supplying various types of animal products to 12 countries of the world. So, Russian non-food fish is delivered to Argentina, beef made its way to the Brazilian market, Singapore began to buy poultry meat and finished meat products, and Venezuela allowed beef, pork and poultry imports from the Russian Federation. The representative of Rosselkhoznadzor Artem Daushev spoke about how Russian export of products to world markets is progressing, during a speech at the Made in Russia export forum. According to the expert, one of the main successes of Russian manufacturers was the entry to the PRC market. China allowed the. Read more...

Supplies of Russian beef and pork to the Chinese market are almost approved

  • 20 Nov 09:43

Supplies of Russian beef and pork to the Chinese market are almost approved The Rosselkhoznadzor agreed on the principal content of the protocol for the supply of beef from Russia to China and the corresponding veterinary certificate, the website of the National Union of Beef Producers reports with reference to the information of the Rosselkhoznadzor following negotiations between representatives of the service and the Main State Customs Administration of China. “The parties agreed on the basic content of the protocol for the supply of beef from Russia to China and the corresponding veterinary certificate. At the same time, the Chinese department reported on the format for providing information on Russian enterprises that are interested. Read more...

Chinese market opens up prospects for Russian poultry farmers

  • 19 Nov 11:37

Chinese market opens up prospects for Russian poultry farmers With the growth of the Chinese economy, an increase in poultry meat consumption and a shortage of pork in the domestic market, China becomes a promising market for Russian poultry companies. This was stated at the international export forum "Made in Russia" by the representative of the Cherkizovo group Andrei Terekhin. The head of the Cherkizovo Group’s export direction noted that the demand of Chinese consumers is increasingly clearly in line with the global trend - an increase in the consumption of dietary and affordable poultry products. According to Terekhin, the requirements of the Chinese market in terms of price, quality and safety for. Read more...

Genesus Global Market Report: Russia - November 2019

  • 19 Nov 11:13

Genesus Global Market Report: Russia - November 2019 The pig price in Russia has fallen to 92 Roubles ($1.43) per live kg. Half carcasses are selling for 140 Roubles ($2.19) meaning a margin of 1,436 Roubles ($22.4) for slaughter plants. For the large integrated producers margins are still good, although lower than over the past few years. December, January and February are the months where in Russia the price is lowest. For the higher cost producers, the winter is not looking good! New farms continue to be built and stocked and consumer spending pretty static. Increasing supply and no change in demand means generally lower prices. That is unless anything major, like Russian pork being. Read more...

Russian GDP Growth Picks up in Q3 to 1.7%, Official Data Shows

  • 18 Nov 10:38

Russian GDP Growth Picks up in Q3 to 1.7%, Official Data Shows An increase in gas exports helped the growth of Russia’s gross domestic product (GDP) to pick up in the third quarter and slightly exceed market expectations, the Federal Statistics Service said on Wednesday, according toReuters. The statistics serviceRosstatsaid the Russian economy grew by 1.7% in the third quarter of 2019 in year-on-year terms, up from 0.9% in the second quarter. “Based on the data upon which this preliminary third-quarter GDP estimate was formed, we see that it was significantly influenced by the increase in wholesale trade turnover, in particular the gas trade,” said the head of Rosstat, Pavel Malkov. The issue of sluggish. Read more...

World Quality Day at Cherkizovo Group

  • 18 Nov 10:34

World Quality Day at Cherkizovo Group Cherkizovo Group (Petelinka and Cherkizovo brands) gave students of Primakov Gymnasium a tour of its R&D Lab in the run-up to World Quality Day. The Lab’s experts demonstrated how food quality and safety assurance plays a key role in the operations of Russia’s largest meat producer, while also offering the children an exciting quiz and a sausage-tasting session. Primakov Gymnasium’s eighth graders have recently visited Cherkizovo Lab (Moscow Region). The visit was timed to coincide with World Quality Day, which is celebrated annually on the second Thursday of November. Timofey Tkachik, Head of Genomics and Molecular Biology at Cherkizovo Lab,. Read more...

Kursk region is one of the five leaders in meat production

  • 15 Nov 10:03

Kursk region is one of the five leaders in meat production According to the results of ten months of 2019, the Kursk region closed the TOP-5 leaders in meat production among the Russian regions and took the 4th place in the Central Federal District, the KURSKCITY news agency reported citing data from the regional administration. Compared with the first half of the year, the status of the Kursk region in the Russian rating has increased by one position. The deputy governor Sergey Starodubtsev commented on the interim result. He noted that the meat industry in the region is steadily developing due to the commissioning and reaching the full capacity of livestock facilities built in recent years. In January-October,. Read more...

Stavropol Territory to export poultry meat to the Maldives

  • 15 Nov 10:02

Stavropol Territory to export poultry meat to the Maldives As the President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Stavropol Territory, Boris Obolenets, noted, foreign trade is growing, and this is especially clearly seen against the backdrop of a decline in exports in the Russian Federation. He believes that this is a direct consequence of the focused work of the regional government to create a favorable investment climate. Locally sourced products are shipped to countries in the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia-Pacific region. In 2019, the Stavropol Territory opened up new export destinations, including: Guatemala, Cyprus, Cuba, Myanmar, El Salvador, Togo, Paraguay, Peru and Uruguay. In the fall, poultry. Read more...