Mato Grosso increases chicken exports
Mato Grosso has increased its share of Brazilian chicken exports. In the past two years, it has grown well above the national average, highlighting the demand for cheaper raw material.
In the first quarter of this year it produced 51,600 tons of chicken, 42% more than in the same period in 2010. Brazilian exports grew 15% in the same period.
Information provided by Folha de S.Paulo