BrazArtis Assessoria em Comercio Exterior, an import-export company based in Brazil, is to expand it chicken exports to the Middle East.
The deal is aligned with the growing Brazilian poultry exportation to the region, a statement from the company said.
Brazilian poultry production reached 13 million tonnes in 2011, an almost 6.9% increase from 2010. Exportation is expected to total 3.937 million tons according to Brazilian Poultry Union (UBABEF).
“The Middle East region is a focal exportation and trading hub for Brazil. We are confident in the prospects for the upcoming year and will continue to support our business partners by supplying top quality halal and non-halal chicken products at competitive prices,” a spokesperson for BrazArtis Assessoria em Comercio Exterior said.
Brazil's exports span across the whole GCC region including Saudi Arabia, UAE, Qatar, Jordan, Bahrain, Kuwait, Lebanon, Syria and Oman.
Source: TradeArabia News Service