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Brazilian fresh beef imports may resume
Brazil Says It Has U.S. Approval To Resume Beef Imports

The U.S. has reopened its market to fresh Brazilian beef exports effective immediately, according to Brazilian Agriculture Minister Tereza Cristina Dias. NCBA opposes the resumption of trade.

JBS facility in Brazil
JBS SA Faces New Fraud Charges In Brazil

Brazilian federal prosecutors have charged JBS S.A. and its holding firm J&F Investmentos, along with 14 other individuals, for alleged fraud in the approval of investments and loans by national development bank.

JBS, Cactus, Texas
Senators Seek Inquiry Into JBS USA

Citing concerns about foreign ownership of U.S. companies, two U.S. senators have asked Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin to open a formal investigation of JBS SA.

In 2018, Indonesia imported approximately 150,000 metric tons of beef.
Brazil To Export Beef To Indonesia

Brazil’s agriculture minister says Indonesia has authorized beef exports from 10 Brazilian meat packing plants.

JBS SA is using satellite technology to monitor suppliers.
JBS SA Monitors Suppliers With Satellites

Citing heightened concerns about environmental preservation and sustainable beef production, JBS SA is using satellite technology to monitor suppliers.

JBS SA denies buying cattle farms involved in deforestation or embargoed by Ibama.
Report Claims JBS SA Buying Cattle From Forbidden Amazon

Brazilian reporters claim JBS SA has been buying cattle from ranches grazing cattle on deforested land in the Amazon, a practice forbidden by the Brazilian government.

JBS Probe Nears Completion in Road to Redemption for Meat Giant

Expected to offer evidence of wrongdoings unveiled by Batistas.

BRF and Marfrig Begin Talks to Form New Global Meat Giant

A memorandum of understanding signed to ‘deepen discussions’ about combining businesses would bring scale and savings in global meat business.