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Latin America

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Colombia set to export chicken to the U.S. and Japan

The National Poultry Producers Federation and Colombian poultry companies have been working hard to be able to export, a road not cleared of a few obstacles.
Colombian poultry producers have worked hard in the past few years and they want to be ready to start exporting chicken in 2021.
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BRF enters cell-cultured food sector

Memorandum of understanding establishes BRF as an exclusive distributor of Aleph Farms cultivated proteins in Brazil
Brazil-based meat and poultry company BRF has taken another step toward diversification with an agreement for the development and production of cell-cultured foods.
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BRF CEO hails company’s turnaround since 2018

Brazil-based company emerged from a consolidated net loss of BRL4.5 billion in 2018, to a net income of BRL1.4 billion in 2020
In three short years, BRF has emerged from a financially troubled company to one on solid footing with a bright future, said CEO Lorival Luz.
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Sulivan-Alves

Alves to lead IPC Sustainability and Environment WG

She is the technical director of the Brazilian Association of Animal Protein and former sustainability and corporate affairs manager for BRF
Dr. Sulivan Alves has been elected as chairperson of the International Poultry Council (IPC) Working Group (WG) on Sustainability and Environment.
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Pilgrim’s Mexico ends FY 2020 strong

While net sales for the full year were down when compared to 2019, there was a strong rebound in the fourth quarter
Pilgrim’s Mexico finished the 2020 fiscal year on a strong note, said Fabio Sandri, president and CEO of Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation.
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JBS expands production at plant in Jaguariúna

Expanded facility will raise production of Seara Gourmet smoked bologna sausage by 67%
JBS has invested BRL60 million (US$11.14 million) to expand its plant in Jaguariúna, São Paulo, Brazil, to raise production of Seara Gourmet smoked bologna sausage, designed for the domestic market, by 67%.
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