IEG Vu is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. Please do not redistribute without permission.

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

Mato Grosso to export pork to Hong Kong

Pig farmers in Sorriso (460 km north of Cuiabá) will export their first container of pork to Hong Kong in the first half of October. This was the announcement made by the president of the Mato Grosso Pig Farmers Association (Acrismat), Paulo Lucion, during the official launch of sowing the 2012/13 soybean crop, on Monday.

At the event, the Agriculture Minister, Mendes Ribeiro Filho, was made an honorary citizen of Sorriso and celebrated the opening of new markets for pig farming in Mato Grosso. "I just learned that Sorriso is for the first time going to export to Hong Kong, and this shows that the work done by the Ministry and the Associations behind the scenes has worked. Gradually, new markets will open up and I say that very soon even the issue of the Russian embargo will be resolved," he said.

Information provided by Diário de Cuiabá
 

Advertisement

Topics

What to read next

Advertisement
UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

CO193731

Ask The Analyst

Please fill in the form below to send over your enquiry or check the Ask The Analyst Page to find out more about the service

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel