Belarus plans to increase meat exports to 1 billion U.S. dollars in 2021
By: Date: 2021-04-02 Categories: Internationalfood Tags: ,
Belarusian News Agency, Minsk, March 24th, on the 24th, Bogdanov, Director of the Foreign Economic Activities Department of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food of Belarus, stated at the”Belarusian Meat Products” Export Forum that the export of white meat products last year was US$973 million in 2021. It is planned to increase this amount to 1 billion U.S. dollars.

  博 pointed out that one of the main topics of the forum is to promote the export of Belarus and maintain the traditional quality for a long time. The epidemic last year was very difficult, but the department achieved good results, exporting 400,000 tons of Belarusian meat products to 24 countries around the world, an increase of nearly 11%. In addition, six new markets have been developed, including Malaysia, Singapore and Saudi Arabia.
  Bo emphasized that Russia accounts for 60%of the export of white meat products. There are various types of exports to Russia, mainly including sausages and canned food. Twenty-six Belarusian companies have obtained permits for exporting poultry and beef to China. In 2020, the export volume of Belarusian meat products to China was 114 million U.S. dollars, which doubled.