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UPDATE 1-Brazil soy crusher Imcopa ends Petrópolis lease, eyes plant sale

Aug 15 2019

SAO PAULO, Aug 15 Imcopa, one of Brazil's largest processors of non-genetically modified soybeans, has decided to unilaterally terminate a leasing contract with brewer Grupo Petrópolis for two crushing plants, according to an internal memo seen by Reuters.

Brazil soy crusher Imcopa ends Petrópolis lease

Aug 15 2019

SAO PAULO, Aug 15 Imcopa, one of Brazil's largest processors of non-genetically modified soybeans, has decided to unilaterally terminate a leasing contract with brewer Grupo Petrópolis for two crushing plants, according to an internal memo seen by Reuters.

JBS mulls acquisitions and U.S. listing after strong second quarter, shares soar

Aug 15 2019

SAO PAULO Brazilian meatpacker JBS SA will consider acquisitions to make the most of opportunities in export markets but only in geographies where it already operates to guarantee synergies among existing businesses.

AmVac sees Brazil as prime user of new pesticide application system

Aug 13 2019

SAO PAULO Executives at agrochemicals company American Vanguard Corp , or AmVac, believe farmers in Brazil will become the prime users of a new pesticide application system being tested in the United States.

Brazil's BRF swings back to profit as China pig disease bolsters balance sheet

Aug 09 2019

SAO PAULO Brazilian food processor BRF SA , the world's largest chicken exporter, swung back to profit after three quarters of losses as a deadly pig disease in China helped lift meat prices and sales volumes across regions, it said on Friday.

DSM to file for Brazil registration of methane-reducing feed additive

Aug 07 2019

SAO PAULO, Aug 7 DSM, a Dutch health and nutrition company, will imminently file for Brazilian registration of a new feed additive for cows that can cut methane emissions by around 30%, a company executive told Reuters in an interview on Wednesday.

U.S.-China trade war boosts Brazil local soy prices, spurs deals

Aug 07 2019

SAO PAULO The price of Brazilian soybeans in local currency reached the highest level in almost two months, driven by a spike in port premiums for soybeans and a weaker currency, both caused by the trade dispute between China and the United States.

Marfrig, ADM to produce plant-based meat in Brazil

Aug 06 2019

SAO PAULO Brazil's Marfrig Global Foods SA, the world's largest hamburger producer, said on Tuesday it has reached an agreement with U.S.-based agribusiness company Archer Daniels Midland Co to produce and market vegetable protein products in Brazil.

Marfrig, ADM to produce plant-based meat in Brazil

Aug 05 2019

SAO PAULO, Aug 6 Brazil's Marfrig Global Foods SA, the world's largest hamburger producer, said on Tuesday it has reached an agreement with U.S.-based Archer Daniels Midland Co to produce and market vegetable protein products in Brazil.

CGG hopes new contracts, financing eases sale of logistics unit CLI - sources

Aug 05 2019

SAO PAULO, Aug 5 Brazilian farm group Cantagalo General Grains SA (CGG) expects recent business deals and fresh capex financing to speed up the sale of its logistics unit Corredor Logística e Infraestrutura (CLI), a deal under negotiation for two years, two sources involved in the deal told Reuters.

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