beef exports

Record Volume for U.S. Pork Exports in March; Beef Exports Remain Strong

Dan Dairy & Livestock, Industry News Release

U.S. pork and beef exports capped a strong first quarter with excellent March results that included a new record volume for pork, according to statistics released by USDA and compiled by the U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF). Pork exports reached 227,955 metric tons (mt) in March, up 16 percent year-over-year and topping the previous monthly high set in November 2016. …

first shipment

Secretary Perdue Announces Arrival of First Shipment of U.S. Beef to Brazil

Dan Dairy and Livestock, Industry News Release

Secretary Sonny Perdue announced that the first shipment of fresh U.S. beef has arrived in Brazil following a 13-year hiatus.  The entrance of American beef into the Brazilian market ushers in promising long-term economic opportunity for U.S. beef producers. “With Brazil’s large market reopened to the United States, U.S. beef exports are poised for new growth. I look forward to …