La Unión Europea impondrá desde este martes aranceles por valor de 4.000 millones de dólares (3.360 millones de euros) a la importación de una serie de productos procedentes de Estados Unidos como compensación por las subvenciones que Washington concedió a la compañía del sector aeronáutico Boeing, declaradas contrarias a las normas de la Organización Mundial de Comercio (OMC).
Through a sectoral plan co-financed between both entities, the aim is to increase the volume of Spanish pork that reaches Japanese households, and secondly, to spread knowledge among professionals and Japanese citizens. In 2019, Japan imported 137,000 t of pork from Spain for about 511 million euros, making it the second largest market outside the EU.
The ICEX has published the study 'The market for pork and chicken in South Africa 2020' Prepared by Carlos Pérez-Valenzuela, from the Economic and Commercial Office of Spain in Johannesburg. offers in 48 pages a complete work with data from…
Meat Attraction 2021, International Meat Industry Fair, has held the first online meeting of its Organizing Committee that confirmed the dates of the fair, from February 2 to 4, 2021, with a message of unity and commitment of the sector to Meat Attraction and the endorsement of all the work developed by IFEMA to implement all the necessary protocols for health, safety and access, and to celebrate its fairs with the required levels of security and control for exhibitors, visitors and staff. You have more information on this link.
The meat sector as a whole is experiencing moments of extreme difficulty due to the COVID crisis 19. With the exception of a few large companies, most of the meat industry in Spain is made up of small and medium-sized companies that have completely lost their sales in the channel HORECA and proximity sales. They do not have money, but they have to face social security payments, taxes, rents and payments to suppliers, especially to farmers. There is a crisis in the sector that will be very difficult to overcome.
The ICEX has carried out a study on 'The market for beef and sheep in Japan 2020', which offers a complete description of the supply, demand, prices and perception of the Spanish product.