IncreaseEU pig prices pick up the pace
UNITED KINGDOM, London. The pig price continued increasing during March with the reference price increasing €6.70 to average €142.62/100kg.
VeganVegetable meat alternative for all
GERMANY, Munich. Restaurant chain Hans im Glück introduces innovative vegan burgers.
GrowthCentral Valley Meat aquires Harris Farms’ beef operations
USA, Hanford. Under the agreement, Harris Ranch Beef and Central Valley Meat will operate independently, with both companies retaining their respective brands.
LivestockConcerns of German poultry industry
GERMANY, Berlin. "With every kilogram of poultry meat imported from Eastern Europe, less animal welfare comes to Germany."
ExpansionHuhtamaki starts flexible packaging manufacturing in Egypt
EGYPT, Cairo. The company inaugurates its new, state-of-the-art flexible packaging unit.
Trade warHog virus pushes China to increase US pork purchases
USA, Chicago. China’s purchases of US pork climbed to the highest in at least six years last week.
ForecastIndonesian meat market worth $ 4.2bn by 2023
UNITED KINGDOM, London. Fuelled by a positive economic growth supported by heavy investments, the Indonesian meat market is expected to grow.
ImprovementSuccessful training for Mondi staff
GERMANY, Wallau. To improve their customer service, eight engineers from Mondi Styria, the flexible film producer in Austria, recently participated in a GEA PowerPak training.
CalculationBrexit losses stand at € 100 Mill. for beef farmers
IRELAND, Dublin. Addressing the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Agriculture, IFA President Joe Healy said IFA has calculated that beef farmers have already incurred Brexit losses of €101 Mill. since last autumn.