World meat industry news

Rosselkhoznadzor imposes restrictions on the supply of poultry meat from Mexico

  • 21 May 09:40

Rosselkhoznadzor imposes restrictions on the supply of poultry meat from Mexico The ban will be temporary and is associated with the spread of a pathogen infection in one of the states of this country. The Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance (Rosselkhoznadzor) has banned the import of poultry from the Mexican state of Sonohr due to Newcastle disease. This is the so-called "pseudo-avian bird flue", a viral disease in chickens with pneumonia, encephalitis and multiple lesions of internal organs. Restrictions relate to the supply of live poultry and hatching eggs, as well as meat and all types of poultry products that have not undergone heat treatment. Restrictions are also imposed on feed and feed additives, with. Read more...

Belarus complains about meat trade with Russia

  • 20 May 09:26

Belarus complains about meat trade with Russia In Q1, just 69,000 tonnes of meat products were shipped to Russia. "If the dynamics stay in place, the annual target will be missed", say official sources. The Russian Agriculture Ministry is invited on May 15 in Minsk to discuss trade issues with its Belarusian counterpart. "In January-March we shipped 69,000 tonnes of meat products. If the dynamics stay in place, the annual target will be missed as well. Restrictions of the Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance of Russia (Rosselkhoznadzor) on our food export are having a negative effect on the ability to hit the specified figures", declared Aleksei Bogdanov, Head of the. Read more...

Ukrainian egg exports have almost doubled

  • 20 May 09:24

Ukrainian egg exports have almost doubled In the first four months of this year, egg exports surpassed 52,000 tonnes, up by 80% compared with the same period last 2018. The volume of Ukrainian egg exports in the first four months of the year has grown considerably compared to the same period of 2018. According to official data released by the State Fiscal Sevice of the country, Ukraine exported 52,690 tonnes of eggs, with half of the volume shipped in the Middle East markets such as UAE and Iraq. The UAE market is the main destination for Ukrainian eggs, with 14,000 tonnes worth $12.7 million. Iraq comes second with 13,770 tonnes ($12.4 million)and the third place is occupied by Latvia with 5,000 tonnes of. Read more...

The Government of Crimea will develop a regional support program for livestock farming

  • 20 May 09:22

The Government of Crimea will develop a regional support program for livestock farming The leaders of large agricultural enterprises have come to the Government of Crimea with a proposal to include animal husbandry in the state support program that the regional ministry of agriculture is developing. Now the enterprises of the agro-industrial complex of the republic receive support from the federal budget of Russia - about 300 million rubles a year, which are allocated for these purposes. The Government of Crimea has suggested to add about 150 million rubles from the regional budget to these funds. The total amount of financing of the agro-industrial complex of Crimea in 2019 amounted to 2.2 billion rubles, but most of the funds are directed to the. Read more...

Russian pork and beef opens the Hong Kong market

  • 20 May 09:22

Russian pork and beef opens the Hong Kong market Rosselkhoznadzor received an official letter from the Hong Kong competent authority on food safety issues (Center for Food Safety, Food and Environmental Hygiene Department), containing a decision on the possibility of starting deliveries of pork, beef, and pork and beef by-products from Russia to Hong Kong. This was preceded by the perennial (over 4 years) work of the Rosselkhoznadzor with colleagues from Hong Kong, which included numerous negotiations, the preparation of extensive multipage materials on the veterinary surveillance system in Russia at all stages of animal production, the organization of inspection by representatives of the Hong Kong and competent. Read more...

Trump Ready for ‘a Lot of Trade’ with Russia after Putin Phone Call

  • 16 May 11:03

Trump Ready for ‘a Lot of Trade’ with Russia after Putin Phone Call U.S. President Donald Trump has said that he shares Vladimir Putin’s desire to improve trade ties between Russia and the U.S., after a lengthy phone conversation with his Russian counterpart earlier this month,Reutersreports. “We intend to do a lot of trade with Russia,” Trump told reporters at the White House. “We do some right now. It’s up a little bit. But [Putin would] like to do trade and we’d like to do trade.” Trump said he’ll meet with China’s Xi Jinping and Russia’s Vladimir Putin at theGroup of 20 summitin Japan in June. Putin’s foreign affairs advisersaidthe Kremlin is prepared to agree to any. Read more...

Russian-Japanese negotiations on cooperation in agro-industrial sector were held in Tokyo

  • 16 May 11:00

Russian-Japanese negotiations on cooperation in agro-industrial sector were held in Tokyo Russian-Japanese negotiations on cooperation in agro-industrial sector were held in Tokyo. The next round of negotiations on cooperation in the agricultural sector was held at the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries of Japan, reports analytical agency Imit. The development of the Russian-Japanese dialogue was continued by the deputy ministers of the agrarian ministries - Sergey Levin and Khiromiti Matsushima. The meeting was attended by representatives of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation, the Russian embassy and the trade mission of Russia in Japan. The negotiation program included a discussion of bilateral access of. Read more...

Russia will supply meat to the Republic of Iraq

  • 16 May 10:56

Russia will supply meat to the Republic of Iraq The Ambassador of Iraq to the Russian Federation, Haidar Mansur Hadi, said that Moscow and Baghdad had reached an agreement on the supply of meat. The agreement on cooperation was adopted during the eighth meeting of the intergovernmental commission on trade, economic and scientific and technical cooperation, which was held in Baghdad. Negotiations between the governments of Russia and Iraq continued from April 23 to April 25, 2019. Their result was permission to organize the delivery of Russian products, including poultry, to the domestic market of. Read more...

Innovative service for meat industry professionals

  • 15 May 11:41

Innovative service for meat industry professionals Meatinfo.ru, one of the largest platform on purchases and sales of meat products in Russia and the CIS, has launched a new free service for meat industry experts. On April 27, Meatinfo presented an unique service - a geodesk for meat industry specialists. The main idea of the service is to collect meat and meat product prices offered not only by the largest agricultural holdings in the country, but also by representatives of medium and small businesses. Prices for geodesk are provided by the users themselves - sales managers, traders, farmers, business owners and relevance of information is supported by a weekly update. Meatinfo geodesk is an excellent. Read more...

Newcastle disease is registered in Stavropol Territory

  • 15 May 11:15

Newcastle disease is registered in Stavropol Territory Information about two new foci of Newcastle disease appeared yesterday on the regional site "Stavgorod". The disease was diagnosed in birds in the henhouse of two farms. One of them is located in the village of Tatarka of the Shpakovsky District, and the other is in the village of Podkumok of the Predgorny District of the Stavropol Territory. Infected birds were destroyed. In this and other farms quarantine has been introduced for a period of 30 days and all preventive measures are being taken. According to the data of the Veterinary Administration of the Stavropol Territory, in large poultry-farming enterprises birds with symptoms of Newcastle's disease. Read more...