DUBAI, March 26 Brazil's BRF SA said
it was continuing some exports to Saudi Arabia after the kingdom
restricted Brazilian beef and poultry imports following
accusations that bribery in Brazil allowed sales of rotten and
Saudi Arabia's Food and Drug Authority said on Wednesday it
had barred imports from four companies, including BRF, citing
But a spokeswoman for BRF told Reuters over the weekend that
only one of its plants was covered by the order, without
specifying the volume of exports affected.
"All other factories, including the plants that export to
Saudi Arabia, remain functional," the company said in a
Saudi authorities could not be reached for comment.
(Reporting by Dubai newsroom; Editing by Elaine Hardcastle)