World meat industry news

Russia to allocate $30 billion for railroads to China

  • 27 Oct 10:46

Russia to allocate $30 billion for railroads to China The Ministry of Transport of Russia proposes to develop a system of border crossings to China, Kazakhstan and Mongolia in the next eight years, the Vedomosti newspaper writes, citing the presentation of the Ministry of Transport. Until 2030, Russia can allocate $30.8 billion for the construction of about 3,000 kilometers of railways in the territories of three neighboring countries, 269 kilometers of tracks on our territory, as well as three new railway crossing points. As the source told the publication, by September the project will acquire the final structure and it will be considered by the President of Russia. As follows from the map of transport and logistics. Read more...

The production of meat and milk is growing

  • 27 Oct 10:43

The production of meat and milk is growing Over the nine months of this year, the livestock sector has maintained a positive trend in both meat and dairy products. Thus, compared to the same period last year, the production of livestock and poultry in all categories of farms increased by 3.7% to 11.23 million tons in live weight, and milk - by 1.2% to 25.3 million tons. The highest rates are noted in pig breeding, where the volume increased by 6.2% to 4.15 million tons. The index for poultry added 4.7%, reaching 5.1 million tons. The key factor in the development of dairy farming is the increase in the productivity of cows and the introduction of new technologies at the enterprises of the industry. In. Read more...

Russia increased the export of beef and poultry meat by 30%, pork - by 16%

  • 27 Oct 10:42

Russia increased the export of beef and poultry meat by 30%, pork - by 16% Russian producers increased the export of beef and poultry meat by 30% over the first 9 months of this year compared to the same period last year, the press service of Rosselkhoznadzor reports following a webinar for Russian participants in foreign economic activity, which was attended by the head of the service Sergey Dankvert. The webinar also provided information on the volume of exports of other types of meat. Thus, foreign supplies of Russian pork for 9 months of this year increased by 16% compared to the same period last year, shipments of finished meat products increased by 12%. Exports of butter, cheese and cottage cheese also increased. Representatives of. Read more...

Import substitution in animal husbandry and agro-industrial complex - a fairy tale or an opportunity?

  • 26 Oct 10:29

Import substitution in animal husbandry and agro-industrial complex - a fairy tale or an opportunity? In the course of import substitution, the technological dependence of the Russian economy on imports of intermediate products can, contrary to goals, only increase. Analysts of the Center for Macroeconomic Analysis and Short-Term Forecasting came to this conclusion. The Center for Macroeconomic Analysis and Short-Term Forecasting (CMASF) recently updated its monthly analysis of macroeconomic trends. The center's specialists note that now the economy is experiencing steady stabilization: the negative effect of the "sanction shock" (albeit in the short term) has been overcome, but the impulse for primary recovery growth has turned out to be rather weak. We. Read more...

Bank of Russia: inflation expectations of Russians rose to 12.8% in October from 12.5% ​​in September

  • 26 Oct 10:27

Bank of Russia: inflation expectations of Russians rose to 12.8% in October from 12.5% ​​in September Inflation expectations of Russians increased to 12.8% in October from 12.5% ​​in September.Information about this is contained in the "infom" report, which was commissioned by the Bank of Russia. 38% of respondents in October noticed an increase in the cost of meat and poultry.29% of participants noted an increase in the price of dairy products.28% of respondents saw an increase in the cost of tea, coffee and medicines. In addition, according to the survey, 33% of the study participants said that they had to save on travel, 28% of respondents saved on clothes and shoes, 25% on repairs. In the first half of September, Russian President Vladimir. Read more...

Will privileges on pork imports be extended?

  • 26 Oct 10:23

Will privileges on pork imports be extended? The Ministry of Agriculture does not intend to extend the duty-free import of pork for next year, the ministry said. What happened * The reason is that there is enough local pork in the country. * In January-September 2022, production growth reached 6.2%. * Such dynamics of meat production contributes to the fact that selling prices in the country remain stable. Details At the end of last year, the subcommittee on customs and tariff regulation approved a tariff exemption for the import of frozen pork up to 100 thousand tons (for the first half of 2022), and frozen beef - up to 200 thousand tons (for the whole year). Context The subcommittee. Read more...

China President Xi Jinping Actively Promotes Trade & Investment With Russia As Chinese Policy

  • 26 Oct 10:22

China President Xi Jinping Actively Promotes Trade & Investment With Russia As Chinese Policy Significant opportunities exist, but market research and legal due diligence should be undertaken by Russian businesses engaging with Chinese partners With the Chinese Communist Party Congress now over, a number of key steps were taken not just in terms of ushering in a new politburo but also emphasizing China’s trade policies in addition to other matters. In fact, China’s economic development was labelled a ‘top priority’ for the new Five Year Plan, a fact overlooked by many Western analysts who prefer to engage with political speculation as it is both easier to write and finds a ready market. However, it is the trade aspect that will. Read more...

Entering a new level: how lamb production is being established in the North Caucasus Federal District

  • 26 Oct 10:21

Entering a new level: how lamb production is being established in the North Caucasus Federal District A plant for slaughter and processing of lamb was launched in the North Caucasus Federal District. Now the production volumes of this type of meat in the Russian Federation are insignificant. Experts believe that the demand for lamb can grow due to increased availability and quality At the end of September 2022, in Karachay-Cherkessia, the Damate group opened a new mutton slaughter and processing plant with a capacity of 25,000 tons per year. The enterprise was modernized for 3.4 billion rubles as part of the company's project for the production of lamb in the North Caucasus Federal District. The Damate project, which the company has been implementing since. Read more...

Russia to extend tariff privileges for beef imports in 2023

  • 25 Oct 11:17

Russia to extend tariff privileges for beef imports in 2023 The Ministry of Agriculture will extend the quota for the import of boneless beef with a duty of 0% for 2023. This was reported to Izvestia in the department. This decision was made in response to the request of meat processors. According to experts, the measure will help curb price increases, which could reach 20-30% if the quota was cancelled. Producers also asked to establish a zero duty on imports of up to 100 thousand tons of pork per year, but the Ministry of Agriculture did not support this initiative. plus year Tariff benefits with zero import duty on imported beef will be extended to 2023, the Ministry of Agriculture told Izvestia. They specified that such a. Read more...

Scientists have found out which meat is the most useful

  • 25 Oct 11:15

Scientists have found out which meat is the most useful Scientists from the Biological Institute of Tomsk State University (TSU) told which meat is the most useful. Turns out it's not beef or pork. The press service of TSU reported about the trend that has spread in Asia and Europe - eating invertebrate meat. In the Russian Federation, this direction is at the beginning of development, but it has prospects. According to the leading researcher of the Institute of Systematics and Ecology of Animals of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences Sergey Chernyshev, animal proteins are extremely important for people to ensure life. At the same time, he called invertebrate animals for these. Read more...