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Two BRF poultry plants in Brazil suspended from exporting to Saudi Arabia

3:12am IST

SAO PAULO Two plants in Brazil's Paraná state operated by food processor BRF SA have been suspended from exporting poultry to Saudi Arabia, dealing a blow to the company's business activities in an important export market.

UPDATE 2-Two BRF poultry plants in Brazil suspended from exporting to Saudi Arabia

3:00am IST

SAO PAULO, Feb 17 Two plants in Brazil's Paraná state operated by food processor BRF SA have been suspended from exporting poultry to Saudi Arabia, dealing a blow to the company's business activities in an important export market.

Brazil soy, iron ore exports slide amid concerns over coronavirus impact

11 Feb 2020

SAO PAULO Brazil's exports of soy and iron ore fell in the first week of February compared to a year ago, government data showed on Monday, as traders watched for signs the coronavirus outbreak in China could affect demand for Brazilian commodities.

China's 'perfect storm' a boon to Brazil's meat producers: ABPA

04 Feb 2020

SAO PAULO Brazil's meat industry association ABPA said a "perfect storm" of health and food security concerns in China promises to drive up demand for South American meat, giving Brazilian meatpacker shares a boost on Monday.

Corteva speeds up North America biotech soy seed rollout, challenging Bayer

31 Jan 2020

CHICAGO/SAO PAULO U.S. seeds and agricultural chemicals maker Corteva Inc said Thursday it will accelerate production of its next-generation biotech soybean seeds and complementary herbicides in the United States and Canada over the next five years.

UPDATE 1-Corteva speeds up North America biotech soy seed rollout, challenging Bayer

31 Jan 2020

CHICAGO/SAO PAULO, Jan 30 U.S. seeds and agricultural chemicals maker Corteva Inc said Thursday it will accelerate production of its next-generation biotech soybean seeds and complementary herbicides in the United States and Canada over the next five years.

China's coronavirus could boost Brazil meat exports, CEOs say

30 Jan 2020

SAO PAULO Brazil's largest meatpackers JBS SA and BRF SA said on Wednesday that the coronavirus outbreak could help boost Chinese demand for their products, as it fans concerns about domestic food safety in China.

UPDATE 2-China's coronavirus could boost Brazil meat exports, CEOs say

30 Jan 2020

SAO PAULO, Jan 29 Brazil's largest meatpackers JBS SA and BRF SA said on Wednesday that the coronavirus outbreak could help boost Chinese demand for their products, as it fans concerns about domestic food safety in China.

Brazil farmers see higher soybean yields in Mato Grosso as harvest kicks off -crop tour

23 Jan 2020

SAO PAULO, Jan 22 As harvesters start collecting Brazil's most prized agriculture commodity, soybeans, yields and output in the fields of Mato Grosso are positively surprising farmers, according to observations from an analyst at Agroconsult who traveled in the region last week.

Market reacts positively to Brazil beefpacker Minerva's $327 million share offering

16 Jan 2020

SAO PAULO Brazilian beefpacker Minerva SA announced a share offering on Thursday that could raise as much as 1.368 billion reais ($327 million), sending the company's shares up on expectations that it will improve the company's debt profile.

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