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Brazil soy crusher Imcopa may sell plants at auction on December 4, judge rules

19 Oct 2019

SAO PAULO A bankruptcy court in Paraná state has scheduled an auction to sell two plants belonging to Brazilian soy processor Imcopa International SA on Dec. 4, the company said on Friday.

Cargill names new Brazil leader Sousa to replace Pretti

16 Oct 2019

SAO PAULO U.S. Commodities trader Cargill Inc on Wednesday said Paulo Sousa would lead the company's operations in Brazil, taking over as president on Dec. 16 as Luiz Pretti prepares to step down.

Cargill names new Brazil leader Sousa to replace Pretti

16 Oct 2019

SAO PAULO, Oct 16 U.S. Commodities trader Cargill Inc on Wednesday said Paulo Sousa would lead the company's operations in Brazil, taking over as president on Dec. 16 as Luiz Pretti prepares to step down.

Brazil's BRF maintains Gulf meat supply despite Abu Dhabi plant audit

09 Oct 2019

SAO PAULO Brazilian food processor BRF SA confirmed on Wednesday that its plant in Abu Dhabi was being audited and that Saudi Arabia had restricted buying of some of its products, but it was still supplying Gulf markets.

Brazil meatpacker BRF admits to bribing inspectors with money, benefits

01 Oct 2019

SAO PAULO Brazilian meatpacker BRF SA has admitted to bribing food inspectors with bank deposits and health benefits, police said on Tuesday, although the company itself avoided raids as it was cooperating with the latest phase of the corruption probe.

UPDATE 2-Brazil grain growers wary of dicamba as Bayer launches new GM soy seed

30 Sep 2019

SAO PAULO, Sept 30 A genetically modified soy seed technology from Germany's Bayer set to launch soon in Brazil has sparked concern from some farmers who worry that other crops could be impacted by dicamba, a herbicide the biotech product is designed to tolerate.

Brazil grain growers wary of dicamba as Bayer pushes new soy seed

30 Sep 2019

SAO PAULO, Sept 30 Brazilian farmers are wary of the imminent introduction of a new genetically modified soy seed technology because of the risks associated with dicamba, a herbicide the biotech product is designed to tolerate.

UPDATE 1-Brazil grain grower Terra Santa using derivatives to reap trade war gains

30 Sep 2019

SAO PAULO, Sept 30 Listed Brazilian grain grower Terra Santa Agro has stepped up use of complex derivatives to defend positions and potentially profit from commodity price volatility amid a global trade war, Chief Executive Officer José Teodoro Junior said.

Brazil grain grower Terra Santa using derivatives to reap trade war gains

30 Sep 2019

SAO PAULO, Sept 30 Listed Brazilian grain grower Terra Santa Agro has stepped up use of complex derivatives to defend positions and potentially profit from commodity price volatility amid a global trade war, an executive told Reuters.

UPDATE 3-Brazil's tariff-free wheat import quota seen implemented in November

23 Sep 2019

SAO PAULO, Sept 23 Brazil plans to introduce a 750,000-tonne tariff-free quota for wheat imports from countries outside of the South American Mercosur trade bloc in November, a government official said on Monday.

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