The Brazilian Animal Protein Assn. (ABPA), which represents chicken and pork exporters in Brazil, estimates that chicken production in the country has been cut by 10% over the past three months. The cutbacks are due to a shortage of corn and dampened domestic consumer demand under the recessionary economy. Both large and small producers have employed production cutbacks, furloughs, layoffs and shutdowns to deal with the situation.
Brazil’s second-crop corn production was affected b
All access premium subscription
This content requires a subscription to Feedstuffs in order to access. If you are a paid subscriber, use your email and password to Log In now.
Current Feedstuffs Subscribers: Online and mobile access are now included at no charge to you. To read this article, use your subscriber email and password to log-in to your account (or contact us for assistance in updating your account.)
Not Currently a Subscriber: Subscribe NOW to Feedstuffs and receive our print and/or digital publications, enewsletters and premium online content. Visit Feedstuffs.com and click on Subscribe at the top of the page for more information.
SUBSCRIBE NOW https://circulation.feedstuffs.com/Publications.aspx
TO RENEW YOUR SUBSCRIPTION https://circulation.feedstuffs.com/SubscriptionOffers.aspx