Business and Industry News for the meat sector
JBTA processing specialist on shopping tour
USA, Chicago. JBT Corporation signs definitive agreement to acquire Tipper Tie, a leading supplier of protein processing and packaging solutions.
B+LNZBeef + Lamb New Zealand shuts several foreign offices
NEW ZEALAND, Wellington. The management is confident that the new approach will drive greater impact for farmers on every levy dollar invested.
HusiNew names on the blacklist
CHINA, Shanghai. Company in expired meat sting ordered to pay $3.6 mill. in fines.
JapanMeat sales continue to rise
JAPAN, Tokyo. Meat production in Japan is struggling to keep up with the growth in protein demand.
EmissionsGlobal nitrogen footprint mapped for first time
AUSTRALIA, Sydney. Animal production and agriculture are some of the main reasons.
PorkChina ends trade ban on Italian pork
ITALY, Rome. Italian cured meat specialities could be popular with China's middle class, according to analysts.
Take-overGroep Veviba acquires Adriaens
BELGIUM, Bastogne/Velzeke The acquisition requires the approval of the authorities.
South AfricaCountry to export pigeon peas, pork, mango to India
SOUTH AFRICA, Cape Town. India will import a minimum of 100 t from 2017.
ClaimsFDA revised the definition of “healthy”
USA, Washington. The temporary guidance is designed to bring the term “healthy” in alignment with the new Nutrition Facts Panel regulations.
FachPackContinuing on its successful course
GERMANY, Nuernberg. Trade show shows packaging solutions of over 1,500 exhibitors.
IsraelMeat marked newly structured
ISRAEL, Jerusalem. Meat prices in Israel to fall after pact reached on easing imports.
Trade banWTO decision denied
RUSSIA, Moscow. Russia appeals against WTO adjudication on European pork supplies ban.
BeefDownward pressure on prices
NETHERLANDS, Utrecht. Rabobank reports its global beef quarterly Q3 2016.
OlymelCompany invests $11 mill. in its plant at St-Henri-de-Lévis
CANADA, Saint-Hyacinthe, Quebec. Canadian pork and poultry processor continues working on growth goals.
GLAFRINew leader for the aluminium business
CHINA, Shanghai. Global Aluminium Foil Roller Initiative (GLAFRI) elects Oliver Hommel as new President.
BrexitLooking for trade relationships outside the EU
SWITZERLAND, Bern. The UK meat industry is keen to export more lamb to Switzerland.
HorsemeatImport controls tightened by the EC
BELGIUM, Brussels. Activists claim Europe's horsemeat laws come at the expense of animal welfare.
SlaughteringFrance introduces mobile abattoir
SWEDEN, Järvsö. The Swedish mobile abattoir is capable of slaughtering around 150 cows per week.
PKM DudaPolish meat processor on shopping tour
POLAND, Warsaw. More than 80% of PKM Duda's revenue is generated via exports – the acquisition views in growing in this field.