Beef Exports

Brazil set to increase beef production by 35%

Brazil set to increase beef production by 35%

Brazil must increase its beef production by 35% between now and 2030 to meet the demands of the domestic and...

June 10, 2022

Beef exports to Japan top £1.78 million in January

Beef exports to Japan top £1.78 million in January

Exports of beef from the UK to Japan were worth £1.78 million in January. This one-month figure is almost a...

April 5, 2022

Red meat exports to US reach £19 million in first year post-ban

Red meat exports to US reach £19 million in first year post-ban

Red meat exports from the UK to the US in the first eight months of this year have reached £19...

November 3, 2021

Suspected case of BSE being investigated in Brazil

Suspected case of BSE being investigated in Brazil

The ministry for agriculture in Brazil is reportedly investigating a suspected case of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) in the country,...

September 3, 2021

Beef exports down 31% compared to 2020

Beef exports down 31% compared to 2020

Strong domestic demand, a tight supply, the impact of Covid and logistical issues following Brexit have combined to produce a...

August 28, 2021

Irish beef exports to the UK suffer a setback for the first month of 2021

Irish beef exports to the UK suffer a setback for the first month of 2021

A recent report by the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) has revealed that the import of beef consignments from Ireland...

March 29, 2021

UK beef exports to Japan add £5.4 million boost to the red meat sector

UK beef exports to Japan add £5.4 million boost to the red meat sector

Exports of beef from the UK to Japan enjoyed significant growth in 2020 – bringing a £5.4 million boost to...

February 25, 2021

UK beef heads stateside for the first time in nearly 25 years

UK beef heads stateside for the first time in nearly 25 years

UK beef will be heading across the Atlantic Ocean for the first time in 24 years after three UK processors...

September 18, 2020

Coronavirus adding uncertainty to UK beef market

Coronavirus adding uncertainty to UK beef market

The Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) market analyst Hannah Clarke is reporting that the coronavirus outbreak is adding uncertainty...

March 20, 2020

Ugandan beef ‘will have honoured place’ on post-Brexit UK tables – Johnson

Ugandan beef ‘will have honoured place’ on post-Brexit UK tables – Johnson

Ugandan beef cattle “will have an honoured place on the tables of post-Brexit”, according to UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson....

January 28, 2020

Beef boost for Canada with expansion of Japanese market access

Beef boost for Canada with expansion of Japanese market access

Canada has received a boost to its beef sector following the announcement of expanded beef access to the Japanese market...

May 28, 2019

China to lift its longstanding British beef ban

China to lift its longstanding British beef ban

China has today lifted its longstanding British beef ban, in a landmark move for British producers estimated to be worth...

June 27, 2018

China’s British beef ban could be lifted ‘within six months’

China’s British beef ban could be lifted ‘within six months’

An agreement to progress lifting the British beef ban on exports to China is a vital first step in unlocking...

February 7, 2018

EU beef and veal exports reach highest level in five years

EU beef and veal exports reach highest level in five years

EU beef and veal exports amounted to 93,000t in the first half of 2016, reaching their highest level for five...

September 26, 2016

US beef imports decline 16% on June 2015 levels

US beef imports decline 16% on June 2015 levels

US beef imports have declined 16% year-on-year, the latest Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook from the USDA has found. Beef imports were...

August 23, 2016

US and Brazil seal new fresh beef deal

US and Brazil seal new fresh beef deal

The United States and Brazil have agreed to allow access to each other’s fresh beef markets following extensive negotiations. Under...

August 2, 2016

Weak US Dollar results in US beef imports dropping 10% year-on-year

Weak US Dollar results in US beef imports dropping 10% year-on-year

A weak US Dollar in May has resulted in a weakening of US beef imports for the month, with the...

July 25, 2016

China is encouraging its consumers to eat less beef

China is encouraging its consumers to eat less beef

Following a review of its dietary guidelines, the Chinese government is now encouraging its consumers to eat less meat. Under...

June 26, 2016