World meat industry news

Argentina and Russia discussed meat supply issues

  • 30 Sep 10:43

Argentina and Russia discussed meat supply issues On September 28, a working meeting of the Head of the Rosselkhoznadzor Sergey Dankvert with the Ambassador of the Argentine Republic to the Russian Federation Eduardo Antonio Zuain took place in Moscow. Representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Agriculture took part in the event from the Russian side. Sergei Dankvert, who is the co-chairman of the Russian-Argentine intergovernmental commission, stressed that business and trade relations between the countries are progressively developing and are characterized by mutual trust and respect. The export of agricultural products from Argentina in 2021, according to the FCS, as of September. Read more...

Agricultural trade between Russia and France has increased by 30% since the beginning of the year

  • 30 Sep 10:39

Agricultural trade between Russia and France has increased by 30% since the beginning of the year On September 18, Sergey Levin, Deputy Minister of Agriculture of Russia, met with Julien Denormandie, Minister of Agriculture and Food of France. The sides discussed prospects for cooperation in the agricultural sector. Agricultural trade between Russia and France has grown by almost 30% to 708 million dollars over the eight months of the current year. Meanwhile, cooperation in the investment sphere is actively developing. Large projects of French companies in the food industry are being successfully implemented in our country. Russia is interested in boosting food supplies to the French market. Taking into account the French presidency in the European Union in the first. Read more...

In the future EkoNiva will be able to put up on the market up to 25 thousand units of cattle per year

  • 30 Sep 10:38

In the future EkoNiva will be able to put up on the market up to 25 thousand units of cattle per year The development director of Alta Genetics Russia noted the promising opportunities of EkoNiva for herd reproduction and stressed that in the long term, such a model of the company can have a huge impact on the heifer market. According to the expert, now the company continues to follow its own model of herd reproduction - it is focused on the use of sexed semen to produce heifers with a lower cost. ‘EkoNiva has now curtailed all construction projects, taking into account its financial situation. Their reproduction model was largely focused on the active use of sexed semen in order to get more of their own heifers with a lower cost and then put them on their. Read more...

Tatarstan keeps the largest livestock herd

  • 28 Sep 11:11

Tatarstan keeps the largest livestock herd In August 2021, the largest livestock herd was registered in the Republic of Tatarstan - 564.2 thousand heads.The second place was taken by the Bryansk region - 543.6 thousand heads. The thirdleaderisthe Voronezh region - 363.8 thousand heads. The other seven subjects that made the ranking were: • Krasnodar Territory - 340.4 thousand heads; • Altai Territory - 300.2 thousand heads; • Novosibirsk region - 290.7 thousand heads; • Republic of Bashkortostan - 279.8 thousand heads; • Udmurt Republic - 274.1 thousand heads; • Kirov region - 224.5 thousand heads; • Kaluga Region - 219.0 thousand heads. At the same. Read more...

Lavrov said that the coronavirus pandemic has worsened the problem of hunger in the world

  • 28 Sep 10:54

Lavrov said that the coronavirus pandemic has worsened the problem of hunger in the world The pandemic of a new coronavirus infection has worsened the difficult situation in the field of food supply. This is stated in a video message posted on the website of the Russian Foreign Ministry on Friday by Head of the Russian diplomatic department, Sergey Lavrov, to the UN summit on food systems. ‘The Russian Federation consistently supports the solution of the problem of hunger and the elimination of all forms of malnutrition. We consider it unacceptable that against the background of the explosive development of science and technology, millions of people in the world continue to suffer and die from hunger and disease. Unfortunately, the already difficult. Read more...

Russian government decided to fix the prices for chicken meat

  • 28 Sep 10:50

Russian government decided to fix the prices for chicken meat The Russian authorities continue to try to manually extinguish the inflationary fire that has engulfed the food market.On Monday, the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation announced that it had reached an agreement with poultry meat producers to maintain stable prices until the end of the year. The department is preparing an appeal to the Ministry of Industry and Trade with a proposal to establish a "corridor of purchase prices", adjusting them to the seasonality of production. Since the beginning of the year, according to the Federal State Statistics Service, retail chicken meat price has risenby 18.4%, and the rise in prices. Read more...

Rosselkhoznadzor denies the restaurant owners' views on the role of Argentinean beef in Russia

  • 27 Sep 11:39

Rosselkhoznadzor denies the restaurant owners' views on the role of Argentinean beef in Russia The Rosselkhoznadzor promptly responded to the statement by the vice-president of the Federation of Restaurateurs and Hoteliers (FRiO), Sergey Mironov, about the shortage of premium beef in the HoReCa segment at the Forum of Food Business Leaders at the WorldFood Moscow 2021 exhibition. The Rosselkhoznadzor said that the decision of the Argentine government to restrict the export of beef from May 17, 2021 provoked a situation in the domestic market: a decrease in stocks and an increase in meat prices. Interruptions in the supply of premium beef are not related to restrictions imposed by the Russian regulator, the press service notes. According to the. Read more...

China is discontented with Russian chicken paws

  • 27 Sep 11:10

China is discontented with Russian chicken paws China's General Customs Administration has warned of the inadmissibility of deliveries from Russia of inappropriate chicken paws During the negotiations, which took place on September 24 in the format of a videoconference between Rosselkhoznadzor and the Main Customs Directorate of the PRC, the Chinese side expressed concern about the inconsistency of the supplied Russian products (chicken paws) with the organoleptic requirements (black growths, yellow skin). Foreign colleagues reported that cases of violations of the requirements of Chinese law were identified in August and September 2021. In the near future, copies of veterinary certificates will be. Read more...

Despite Western Negativity, Russia’s Market Is Booming As Asia Draws Nearer

  • 27 Sep 11:00

Despite Western Negativity, Russia’s Market Is Booming As Asia Draws Nearer Russia gets a lot of negative press, but did you know its stock market is beating theS&P 500so far in 2021? The U.S. market has returned about 20% the year to date, while Russia’s MOEX Index has increased more than 31%. Foreign direct investment (FDI) has been flowing into Russia in 2021 for several reasons. Among them is it offers positive real rates compared to other Central and Eastern European (CEE) countries. At a time when most countries are keeping rates near zero to combat the negative effects of the health crisis, the Bank of Russia is in tightening mode, having raised rates five times so far in 2021, most recently on September 10th. This. Read more...

ASF in Russia over the past week

  • 24 Sep 11:49

ASF in Russia over the past week ASF - African swine fever - is a disease that is transmitted by animals. The incubation period of this infection is two weeks, and the virus is also characterized by rapid spread and high mortality. And despite the fact that no cases of transmission of this disease to humans have yet been registered, the Rosselkhoznadzor urges livestock breeders to monitor the epizootic situation and observe safety measures. In the Kursk region, where pig products with the ASF gene were recently imported, all biological safety measures have been successfully carried out. Therefore, since September 21, restrictions on African swine fever have been lifted in this area. The. Read more...