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Sekar launches new products with economy reopening

Indonesian seafood producer Sekar Bumi plans to launch more products to cater to the reopening of the economy. Director Howard Ken Lukmito said that...

China’s Covid restrictions impact seafood imports

Despite reaching USD 17 billion and 3mt in 2021, China's seafood imports have not fully recovered to the pre-pandemic level. Rabobank said this was...

Price volatility raises poultry processing investments

Price volatility is the biggest challenge to India’s poultry industry and is encouraging more investments in processing, Mukanjay Singh, Meyn India Managing Director, told Asian...

Vietnam pangasius exports to China look promising

Vietnam expects pangasius exports to China to rise after China Customs announced it would no longer directly inspect seafood products from Vietnam for the...

Premium meat hit hard by Covid-19, food inflation

Covid-19 and rising food prices have seriously impacted the production and consumption of premium pork in Vietnam. “Consumers of this segment are middle to...

PFP affected by China’s Covid-19 measures

Thailand’s Pacific Fish Processing (PFP), which exports frozen seafood to China, Asean countries, and Europe, said its sales in China dropped due to the...

Health concerns accelerate plant-based protein adoption

Consumer focus on health has grown amid the Covid-19 pandemic, with an acceleration towards plant-based proteins. Gordon Butland, Director at G&S Agriconsultants, told Asian...

Pandemic teaches meat processing industry about flexibility

The Covid-19 pandemic has taught the meat processing industry to become flexible, said Lee Thompson, Vice President for Further Processing at Provisur Technologies. For...

Covid-19 increased risk of ASF spread in Philippines

The Covid-19 pandemic increased the risk of ASF spread in the Philippines, said Angel Manabat, President of the Philippine College of Swine Practitioners. At...

Consumers demand more value in meat products

Improving the value of the meat business and products, in response to new consumer behavior is crucial to maintaining market share, writes MELIYANA and...

How to make investments in meat processing during a crisis

The last two years have seen crisis after crisis affect global meat supply chains. Asia which is home to some of the biggest meat...

Key post-Covid trends in agrifood industry

In the post-Covid era, four major trends will shape the agrifood industry: digitization, displacement, disruptions, and development in sustainability. In a preview webinar of...

Shaping a new landscape in Southeast Asia’s pig industry

ASF and the Covid-19 pandemic adversely affected Southeast Asia’s pig industry, leading to a shifting industry landscape. Many players, particularly smallholders, were forced to...

Shaping a new landscape in Southeast Asia’s pig industry

ASF and the Covid-19 pandemic adversely affected Southeast Asia’s pig industry, leading to a shifting industry landscape. Many players, particularly smallholders, were forced to...

Asian meat companies adapt to constant change

Amid constant change brought by Covid-19, meat companies in Asia need to adapt their business strategies to survive and thrive. Some have balanced their...

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