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


Three major importers ban meat from Mato Gross because of BSE, says Marfrig

Egypt, Iran and Algeria have imposed restrictions on beef from Mato Grosso because of an atypical case of BSE, said the CEO of Marfrig, Sérgio Rial, on Monday.
Last week, Peru imposed a temporary, 180-day embargo on meat from Brazil. Egypt, Iran and Algeria were, respectively, the fourth, sixth and ninth largest importers of fresh beef from Brazil in 2013.
The OIE's reference laboratory has confirmed a case of BSE in Mato Grosso is atypical, says the Ministry of Agriculture.


What to read next




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