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MHP poultry sales volumes up 19 percent

Ukrainian company sees large hike in export sales volumes but a small decrease on the domestic side
Ukrainian company MHP saw its poultry sales volumes increase by 19 percent for the third quarter of fiscal year 2018, which ended on September 30.
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US-China trade war: How did it all start?

Find out what sparked the ongoing trade dispute between the two countries and how US allies have reacted to tariffs
The United States and China have been involved in a trade dispute for most of 2018. The so-called trade war did not directly affect agriculture until April, when China proposed a 25 percent levy on 106 U.S. product imports worth $50 billion, including many agricultural commodities.
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T. Soanes and Son expanding UK poultry plant

Company expects to add 15 jobs with GBO1.6 million investment
U.K. poultry company T. Soanes and Son plans to expand its plant in Middleton on the Wolds, the company announced in a blog on its website.
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HKScan launches exports of Kariniemen products to Sweden

Company says move will give Swedes access to a new innovation in poultry
HKScan has begun exporting Finnish poultry products to Sweden. They will initially be sold through the largest retailer ICA’s outlets under the Karinäs (Kariniemen) brand.
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Special report

World's top 100 feed producers in 2017

Report highlights global compound animal feed manufacturers producing volumes over 1 million metric tons in 2017
The latest edition of WATT Global Media’s World’s Top Feed Companies listing reports 100 companies with more than 1 million metric tons of compound feed production in 2017.
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HKScan cutting 165 positions in Finland

Meat and poultry company makes move as it seeks to improve profitability
In an effort to improve its profitability and competitiveness, HKScan is rationalizing its production operations in Finland and cutting 165 positions.
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