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on June 16, 2020

Judge closes JBS chicken plant in Brazil

Labor Justice ceases activities of the Rio Grande do Sul plant that affects all employees and must maintain their wages.

The strong crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, which places Brazil among the most affected countries in the world, also impacts the poultry industry, which is considered an essential economic activity. Temporary closings have caused discontent even in the ancillary industries. For several weeks, the JBS poultry processing plant…

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