SAO PAULO, April 3 Brazil is in a position to
step up pork exports to China where an African swine fever
outbreak has become a "transformational event" for the global
meat industry, Pedro Parente, chief executive of Brazilian food
processor BRF SA, said on Wednesday.
SAO PAULO Brazilian port operators including units of global grain traders Cargill Ltd and Bunge Ltd will unveil a proposal this week to lower Panama Canal tariffs and cut their costs in shipping agricultural commodities to their main market China.
SAO PAULO, March 29 JBS SA executives
said on Friday the Brazilian meat company will deliver higher
earnings in 2019 on strong demand for beef in the United States
and Australia as well as growing Chinese demand for various
SAO PAULO The Brazilian government would be open to evaluating new hydro power projects in the Amazon region on their merits, as the administration shrugs off "ideological" interference in the licensing process, Environment Minister Ricardo Salles said on Monday.
SAO PAULO, March 22 Privately owned Brazilian
agribusiness group Itaquere has filed for bankruptcy protection
to restructure 482 million reais ($127 million) of debt,
according to a letter from management seen by Reuters.
SAO PAULO Brazil's agreement with the United States to forgo special treatment by the World Trade Organization (WTO) would apply only to future negotiations within the multilateral trade body, Director General Roberto Azevedo said on Wednesday.
SAO PAULO The world's big four agriculture traders and Brazilian rival Amaggi could make a joint bid to operate a road connecting the country's grain belt to northern ports, while also considering an investment in a parallel railway, the firm that conducted a study on the potential venture said on Monday.
SAO PAULO, March 11 The world's big four
agriculture traders and Brazilian rival Amaggi could make a
joint bid to operate a road connecting the country's grain belt
to northern ports, while also considering an investment in a
parallel railway, the firm that conducted a study on the
potential venture said on Monday.
SAO PAULO, March 7 Two riverside ports in Pará
state could run out of soybeans by Friday due to closures on the
BR-163 highway linking the country's grain belt to port
facilities in the north, Daniel Amaral, chief economist at
oilseeds group Abiove, said on Thursday.
SAO PAULO, Feb 28 Brazilian food processor BRF
SA said it lost money for the second consecutive
quarter as a trade embargo, fallout from a food safety
investigation and Brazil's feeble economy thwarted turnaround