According to the Brazilian Association of Animal Protein (ABPA), in October, the sales of fresh pork reached 48.9 thousand tonnes, a volume 8.1% lower than that in October 2016, with 53.2 thousand tonnes. In terms of value there was a drop by 10%, with USD119.8 million in October 2017 versus USD133 million in October 2016.
From January to October 2017, the value of the exports reached USD1,252 million: an increase by 14% with respect to the same period in 2016 (USD1,099 million). In terms of volume there was a drop by 4.6%, with 502.9 thousand tonnes versus 527.3 thousand tonnes in the first ten months of 2016.
Friday, November 3rd, 2017/ ABPA/ Brazil.