Brazil says China approves 25 meat processing plants for exports



September 9, 2019


BRASILIA, Sept 9 (Reuters) - Brazilís Agriculture Ministry said on Monday that China has authorized 25 Brazilian meat processing facilities to export to China.


In a statement, the ministry said the plants include 17 for beef exports, six for chicken, and one each for pork and donkey meat.


(Reporting by Jamie McGeever, editing by Louise Heavens)


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Brazil meatpackers Minerva, Marfrig authorized to export to China - filings



via Financial Post - September 9, 2019


BRASILIA ó Brazil meatpackers Minerva and Marfrig said in separate securities filings on Monday that they each have two plants authorized to export beef to China.


Minerva said its two plants have a capacity of 3,500 head of cattle per day, while Marfrig said its two plants are located in the state of Mato Grosso. Shares in the two firms rose 3% and 2%, respectively, in early trading.


(Reporting by Jamie McGeever; Editing by Susan Fenton)


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