Brazil’s egg exports fell during first quarter
Poor start to the year for Brazilian eggs overseas
Brazil’s egg exports contracted by 14.5% to 15,900 thousand tons during the first quarter of 2010.
Of this total, 14,700 million tons were exported as whole eggs, while 1,240 tons were processed eggs, reports the Brazilian poultry association Ubabef.
The country’s main export markets for eggs are Saudi Arabia, Japan, Angola and Venezuela.