World meat industry news

KPMG: Russian meat is the most promising commodity for export to China

  • 3 Jul 09:43

KPMG: Russian meat is the most promising commodity for export to China The international auditing company KPMG made a forecast of deliveries and a list of the most promising product categories for export to China. The analysis was shared by the RBC agency. The KPMG forecast has been prepared taking into account the production plans of both the Russian food industry and major market players. Analysts concluded that Russian meat has the largest export potential in terms of the needs of the Chinese market. By 2024, Russia will be able to supply meat to the PRC market in the amount of $ 814 million, but this supply will be possible only if the Chinese government removes restrictions on the export of beef and pork. The conclusion of the. Read more...

The average pork prices decreased by 0.6 percent

  • 2 Jul 09:49

The average pork prices decreased by 0.6 percent Compared with April, pork in Russia has risen in price by 1%: from 270.98 to 273.8 rubles per kilogram. Since May 2018, the average price of pork has increased by 7.9%, and since the beginning of the current year - has decreased by 0.6 percent. If we take into account the dynamics of the average price for pork during the two previous years, then the minimum average pork price was in March 2018: 248.73 rubles per kilogram. The maximum price was fixed in January 2019 - 275.54 rubles per kilogram. The highest pork prices in the country in May were set in the Far Eastern Federal District of the Russian Federation: 326.47 rubles per kilogram. The cheapest pork was sold in. Read more...

Cherkizovo will send over 3.3 thousand tons poultry products to China

  • 2 Jul 09:48

Cherkizovo will send over 3.3 thousand tons poultry products to China In the near future Cherkizovo Group plans to ship over 3.3 thousand tons of poultry products for export to China under contracts signed with importers for total amount of more than $ 8 million, according to investment holding FINAM. Six companies of the Cherkizovo Group are entitled to supply products to the PRC: “White Bird - Kursk”, Vasilyevskaya Poultry Factory, “Lisko Broiler” “Mosselprom”, “Petelinskaya Poultry Factory” and “Tambov Turkey”. Cherkizovo started delivering poultry meat to China in May through the seaport of St. Petersburg with chicken legs, which today make up the lion's share of. Read more...

Mutton production increased by 60.5% in the Stavropol Territory

  • 1 Jul 11:12

Mutton production increased by 60.5% in the Stavropol Territory In the five months of this year, agricultural organizations in the Stavropol Territory produced 1,117 tons of mutton. Growth in the production of this type of meat contributes to the positive dynamics of the purchase prices of processors operating in the region. First Deputy Minister of Agriculture of the Stavropol Territory, Aleksey Rudenko, predicts a multiple growth of lamb production in connection with the implementation of a large investment project of the Damate group of companies in the sheep sector. Stavropol Territory will be able to produce 11 thousand tons of mutton per year and. Read more...

The State Duma has reduced funding for the state program for agriculture in 2019

  • 1 Jul 11:10

The State Duma has reduced funding for the state program for agriculture in 2019 Federal budget appropriations reduced by 1 billion rubles The State Duma adopted in the third reading amendments to the federal budget for 2019 and the planned period 2020-2021. In accordance with them, budget revenues increase by 206 billion rubles, expenditures - by 256 billion rubles. “These funds will go primarily to solve social problems, to implement the message of Russian President Vladimir Putin to the Federal Assembly,” said State Duma Chairman Vyacheslav Volodin, whose words are quoted on the website of the lower house of parliament. At the same time, expenditures on the state program of agricultural development for this year have been reduced. Read more...

Putin’s “Nationalization” to Strengthen State Role in Russian Economy, Analysts Say

  • 1 Jul 11:07

Putin’s “Nationalization” to Strengthen State Role in Russian Economy, Analysts Say A trend of “strategic nationalization” under President Vladimir Putin’s current term can only increase the share of the state in the Russian economy in the following years, analysts toldRussia Matters. Earlier this year, sanctioned tycoon Oleg Deripaskatoldthe Financial Timesthat the Russian state holds 70 percent of the country’s economy in its hands. This figure hasbeenin circulation foraboutfive years afterit was mentioned in apaperby the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Russia’s Federal Anti-Monopoly Service gavea similar estimatefor 2017-2018, although without citing specific sources and using indefinitive language. At the. Read more...

South Korea proposes to supply its meat products to Sakhalin

  • 28 Jun 09:12

South Korea proposes to supply its meat products to Sakhalin The South Korean business mission, which arrived with a visit to Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, is discussing the possibility of supplying meat products to the Sakhalin region, the press service of the regional investment promotion agency reports. The South Korean business mission included representatives of four South Korean companies, as well as the Small and Medium Business Corporation of the Republic of Korea. "South Korean companies intend to supply meat products to the Sakhalin Region," the report says. "The Minister of Economic Development of the Sakhalin Region, Alexey Uspensky, focused on the fact that the Sakhalin Government is ready to provide. Read more...

Agricultural Ministry will provide comprehensive support to local brands of agricultural products

  • 28 Jun 09:11

Agricultural Ministry will provide comprehensive support to local brands of agricultural products The Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation will provide comprehensive support for the development of local brands of Russian agricultural products, the press service of the department told RIA Novosti. Russian President Vladimir Putin said that local Russian food brands produced by small farms need to be supported for their further development and advancement. Putin said that he would ask the head of the Ministry of Agriculture Dmitry Patrushev to prepare proposals on this issue. "The Ministry of Agriculture will provide comprehensive support for the development of local brands of agricultural products," the agricultural department. Read more...

Russia Allows Transit of Ukrainian Goods, but Only with Glonass Navigation

  • 27 Jun 10:08

Russia Allows Transit of Ukrainian Goods, but Only with Glonass Navigation Transportation of Ukrainian goods by road and by rail via Russia is allowed again after Russian President Vladimir Putin amended a corresponding decree, Ukrainian media outlet Evropeyskaya Pravdareportedciting Russia’s legal information portal. However, Ukrainian trucks and railcars will be allowed through Russia only if they carry seals on vehicles and goods using theGLONASS(Global Navigation Satellite System) technology, a Russia-sponsored analog to the more widely used, U.S.-based GPS system. Drivers must have registration coupons, which will be canceled if the seal use procedure is violated. Seals are required for tracking goods so that they are not shipped. Read more...

Dagestan government opposed the export of live sheep from the republic

  • 27 Jun 10:06

Dagestan government opposed the export of live sheep from the republic The Dagestan government does not support the export of live sheep from the republic. This was stated by Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Agriculture and Food Abdulmuslim Abdulmuslimov. Earlier, the leadership of Makhachkala Airport announced plans to expand and lengthen the runway for receiving wide-body transport aircraft - this is due to Iran’s desire to import live sheep from Dagestan. According to representatives of the airport, Boeing-747 (in cargo version) or similar in size boards are needed for these purposes. “Dagestan increased the volume of livestock products exported to Iran more than 20 times. But we are against bringing live sheep out. Read more...