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Cambodia introduces guidelines to regulate meat imports

Cambodia’s General Department of Customs and Excise (GDCE) recently released new guidelines for the importation of frozen meats into the country. The guidelines have...

Cold chain is here to stay and grow

One of the most interesting things that happened in the food processing industry post-Covid is the growth in demand for frozen food. It allows...

Malaysia imported animal products worth billions in 2023

Malaysia’s total agricultural food imports from January to November 2023 amounted to USD 15 billion, said Agriculture and Food Security Minister Mohamad Sabu. Of...

Are imports creeping into your country too?

The pressure to reduce prices of essential foods, in our case animal protein, has convinced some countries to adopt less stringent attitudes towards imports. This...

UK beefs up efforts to export meat to the Philippines

Last year, the Philippines imported pork and beef valued at USD 74.6 million (30,000 tons, up 34% yoy) from the UK. It is the...

China likely to import more meat

As the appetite for meat in China grows, analysts expect higher import volumes. According the USDA, meat consumption in China has increased since the...

Philippine govt urged to focus on poultry and livestock issues

A meeting between local poultry and livestock industry leaders and Philippine President Marcos that should have addressed rising meat imports and smuggling fell flat....

Philippines seizes spoiled frozen meat

Amid the influx of legal meat imports into the Philippines, smuggling continues to thrive. Authorities have seized spoiled frozen meat from Germany and India....

Slump in meat prices pulls inflation down to 5.4%

The influx of meat imports in Q1 led to a decline in meat prices in the Philippines. In June, prices fell by 11.4%, helping...

Philippines Q1 meat imports inch up

The Philippines imported 265,500 tons of meat in Q1 2023, up just 1% yoy. Data from the Bureau of Animal Industry show meat imports...

Meat imports fail to control beef prices

Beef prices in Indonesia have skyrocketed to USD 9.62-9.95/kg, despite imports of Indian buffalo meat and Brazilian beef to meet demand during the fasting...

Japan cracks down on meat sent via int’l mail

Japanese authorities arrested a foreigner who attempted to bring meat products into the country via mail, noting that such practice may cause an ASF...

Questions raised on tariff reduction on meat imports

Philippine legislators have questioned the uncontrolled rise in meat imports following the extension of the reduced import tariff. Cynthia Villar, who heads the Senate...

South Korea’s meat imports expected to rise

South Korea will raise its meat import volume in 2023 to cater to the growing demand of its reviving foodservice sector, the USDA said...

Cambodia cracks down on illegal meat imports

Cambodian authorities are tightening control measures to curb illegal meat imports on fear it may hurt domestic production. In recent weeks, authorities have seized...

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