Latest Industry News from Meat Management

UK beef exports see steady gains

According to figures from HMRC, the UK exported 12,600 tonnes of fresh and frozen beef in March, up 14% from February and up 46% compared to the same month a year ago.

BMPA requests FSA remove anti-meat study from five-year plan

The British Meat Processors Association (BMPA) has written to the Food Standards Agency (FSA) requesting that it removes a reference to the ‘Global Burden of Disease’ (GBD) study from its five year strategy.

Food Industry Awards ceremony returns in-person next week

The much anticipated annual FMT Food Industry Awards ceremony is now only a week away, hosted by celebrity chef Matt Tebbutt of TV’s Saturday Kitchen.

Pig Trade export figures drop but imports rise to pre-Brexit levels

The latest report from the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) paints a picture of how the pig trade is evolving in 2022, with export figures experiencing a decrease and imports growing 20% year-on-year.

Bank Governor pessimistic about food prices

The Governor of the Bank of England, Andrew Bailey, has warned of ‘apocalyptic’ global food price rises with runaway food and energy costs driven by global market forces.