Brazil 2020 exports to exceed expectations driven by China

Brazil's pork exports in 2020 are expected to exceed initial expectations, while chicken exports will also remain strong driven by Chinese demand, according to pork and poultry processor group ABPA on Friday.

16 May 2020, at 12:00am

ABPA estimated Brazilian shipments of pork at between 900,000 and 1 million tonnes in 2020, which would represent 33 percent growth compared to 2019. In December, ABPA had predicted a hike of at least 15 percent in Brazilian pork exports in the year.