RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Total exports of chicken meat from Brazil (fresh and processed) reached 414,300 tons in May, up 3.7% compared to the same period in 2020, said ABPA industry association on Wednesday, June 9, stressing that foreign sales help offset higher production costs.
Foreign sales revenue from chicken shipments in May reached US$656.3 million, a performance 20.1% higher than the same month last year.
"The strong pace of chicken meat sales to the international market has been helping balance the pressure generated by production costs to companies that have access to exports, which . . .