The Arab-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce (ABCC) said that Brazilian food exports to the Arab countries totaled $10.6 billion in 2011, representing a significant percentage of the $80 billion worth of Brazil’s total food exports.
Among the mo
More than 30 per cent of Brazil’s poultry meat exports are transported to the Gulf, with Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Kuwait among the top buyers, a report said.
Brazil shipped around 1.4 million tons of chicken in 2009, representing a 22.7 p
Egypt is targeting EGP20 billion ($3.6 billion) in food exports by 2013, the daily al-Ahram quoted the chairman of the Food Export Council, a Trade Ministry affiliate, as saying.
'Egypt has promising prospects for increasing food expor
Dubai exported food products worth Dh3.5 billion ($953 million) last year with sugar and confectionery topping the list, making up 37 per cent of the export value of all food products, according to Dubai Export Development Corporation.
Diplomats from 153 countries negotiating a global free trade pact have agreed to try to settle their differences over food exports, riding the wave of high-level calls to wrap up the long-sought Doha Round pact.
David Walker, New Zeal