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COLD STORES

Planning of cold storage A cold store essentially consists of a number of refrigerated chambers which are able to chill, freeze and store any perishable product. Certain general sub-structural conditions must be fulfilled to construct a cold store successfully: site selection for easy access by road and train; terrain of good mechanical resistance and without problems of surface water; good supply of potable and industrial water and electricity; drainage facilities. As well, the local availability of labor (technical personnel, skilled labor for maintenance and general laborers) should be investigated. Although…

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FAQs: Coronavirus (COVID-19) impact on SHB orders

Many distributors in China and around the world are still safely running, while focusing on public health and workers’ well-being. To learn more about how the coronavirus (COVID-19) may affect your order to China, see answers to the frequently asked questions we’ve received. Question 1: How will my order be impacted by the recent 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak? ANSWER: Every distributor(final buyer) in China is different. Your order will not necessarily be impacted, but it depends on the unique situation of the distributor you’re working with. If your distributor…

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What is AQSIQ?

AQSIQ is an abbreviation that derives from The General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine and grants approval for imports of a wide range of products. Moreover, it controls inspections, quality controls and has a great power in decision making. As an exporter, it’s crucial to be aware of the organs that control quality standards and certifications in the country where you export your products. As mentioned, AQSIQ is one of the major quality management institutes that every exporter should be aware before they ship goods to China. In short words,…

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Brazil bans 3 growth promoters for pig production

Brazil’s Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Supply (MAPA) has prohibited 3 growth promoters, being; tylosin, tiamulin and lincomycin, for use in swine production. Normative Instruction nº 1 of 2020 banned the usage of these performance enhancing additives definitively. Brazil’s pig industry is already prepared Charli Ludtke, technical director of the Brazilian Pig Production Association (ABCS), stated that she would not expect a huge effect from this measure. She said, “Brazil’s pig sector has already been ready for that rule, so we do not see a huge impact. Our industry has…

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Brazilian pork and poultry update: Markets focused on overseas sales

Poultrymeat prices recovered slightly in the final week of June while pork prices held on to recent gains. Wholesale prices for chicken meat recovered some of the losses recorded the previous week – driven by the good pace of exports.  In the first three weeks of June, the average flow of shipments of fresh chicken meat increased by 19.5% compared to the previous month to 19,090 tonnes per day, according to data from the foreign trade secretariat (SECEX).  Many Brazilian meatpackers are prioritizing sales to overseas markets because of a…

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China set to authorise 25 more Brazilian beef plants this year – report

Brazil should get the green light for another 25 meatpackers to start exporting beef to China before the end of this year, according to INTL FCStone Consulting. SUBSCRIBE China currently needs to import more beef to cover shortages in animal protein supplies following large-scale losses of pigs to African Swine Fever. To secure this increase, Beijing will need to add to the 15 Brazilian slaughterhouses currently allowed to supply China with beef, according to FCStone consultant, Caio Toledo. “With the US restricted because of the trade dispute, there is only…

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Brazilian pork and poultry update: Chicken regains competitive edge

Chicken prices held firm in Brazil last week as consumers in the country were attracted by poultry’s improved competitiveness against competing proteins such as pork. Wholesale prices rose slightly in Parana but were unchanged in the state of Sao Paulo. Live chicken prices were also stable, but average export prices were up on the previous month. Domestic production has risen in response to consistent foreign demand but a strengthening of the Brazilian currency against the US dollar appears to be putting a dampener on export growth. In the first week…

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Imported Food Demand is Growing in China

The Chinese diet is changing dramatically. “New era, new venues, and new products” is the current motto of China’s food and beverage industry. In 2018, the revenue in the food and beverage industry amounts to $18 billion U.S. dollars, which is expected to show an annual growth rate of 16.4 (CAGR 2018-2022). Recent forecasts indicate that by 2018, China will import around 480 million RMB ($79 billion U.S. dollars) per year, commanding the biggest food importer in the world. At present, China is one of the world’s largest imported food markets; with between 50-60…

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China to exempt some Brazilian chicken imports from tariffs

* Exempts 14 firms from duties if they sell above floor price  * Brazil is top overseas poultry supplier to China  * Chinese poultry prices currently boosted by domestic shortage (Adds comment, detail, picture)  BEIJING, Feb 15 (Reuters) – China will exempt 14 Brazilian firms including BRF and JBS Group from anti-dumping tariffs on imports of chicken products, provided sales are made above an undisclosed floor price.  The exemptions follow months of negotiations between Brazilian chicken producers and China, as Brazil sought to resolve an anti-dumping probe launched in August…

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PORK MEAT

Wholesale Frozen Pork Meat Products Import, Export, and Trading of pork At SHB we are specialised in wholesale frozen pork meat products. We offer all frozen pork, sow and suckling piglets, pork cuts, pork processed meat products and pork offals from Europe and South America and take care of the import and export. We deliver our Fish & seafood products to Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Middle East, United Kingdom, Ireland and Europe. In short, worldwide shipping to any port. Most of our frozen pork meat suppliers work from certified production sites under HACCP rules, often with BRC approval. We deliver our products…

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