Exports of poultry genetic material grow 91.8 percent in the first two months


The Brazilian Association of Animal Protein (ABPA) informs that Brazilian exports of poultry genetic material (including 01-day-old chicks and fertile eggs) totaled 2,325 thousand tons in February, a volume that exceeds by 86, 2% the performance recorded in the same period last year, with 1,248 thousand tons.

Posted on Mar 30 ,00:20

Exports of poultry genetic material grow 91.8 percent in the first two months

In revenue, last month's sales reached US$ 20.952 million, 57.5% higher than the balance obtained in February 2022, with US$ 13.302 million.

The balance is also positive in the first two months of this year, with 4,646 thousand tons shipped in the period, surpassing by 91.8% the performance achieved last year, with 2,422 thousand tons.

In revenue, the balance of exports for the first two months reached US$ 42.237 million, a performance 62% higher than that recorded in the first two months of 2022, with US$ 26.079 million.

Among the main destinations for Brazilian exports are Mexico, with 3,241 thousand tons exported in the first two months (+339% compared to the previous year), Senegal, with 630 tons (-27.1%), Paraguay, with 402.7 tons (-1.9%), Venezuela, with 100 tons (+1425%) and Colombia, with 68 tons (+103.5%).

"The poultry genetics sector has been gradually expanding its international participation, reinforcing Brazil's position as an international supplier for this high-value-added segment. In this context, the countries of the Americas gained special importance for the sectoral strategy", analyzes the president of ABPA, Ricardo Santin.

 NEWSLETTER - Stay informed with the latest news!


Similar articles


UK: New research reveals opportunities to improve red meat packaging

In collaboration with Basis Research, AHDB experts have explored how producers and...

Read more Read more

Romania's poultry industry leader expects to double turnover and profit by 2026

After the best year in the company's almost 33-year history, with revenues of more than 1 billion...

Read more Read more

AHDB: Global demand for lamb helps drive UK red meat exports

Full-year figures from HMRC show that in 2023, red meat exports, including offal, achieved a simi...

Read more Read more
Websolutions by Angular Software and SpiderClass