IEG Vu is part of the Business Intelligence Division 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

US chicken export prices up more than for Brazil

The chart below suggests, at first sight, that Brazil's chicken exports have done much better than the USA's. It was drawn up using data from the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and shows prices paid for chicken meat exported by the US and Brazil in 2012.
Comparing the average prices in 2012 with the year before, it is clear that Brazilian chicken fell by over 7%, while the USA's increased by over 7%.
The decline in the Brazilian product's prices meant the average price fell back to that seen in 2008, when the global economic crisis broke. The gain in 2012 on 2008 was only 1.84%.US chicken exporters last year achieved an average price that was 23% up on 2008's.

Topics

What to read next

UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

CO194110

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