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Brazil Opens Doors To Paraguayan Livestock

09 July 2013

BRAZIL – Brazil has given authorisation for beef livestock to be imported from San Pedro, a region of central Paraguay.

The official statement from the Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture has instructed animal health and meat quality officials in Paraguay that they will be : “Lifting the limits for mature and boneless beef derived from cattle from the San Pedro Deparment.”

The decision comes based on health guarantees from the National Health Service for Food Safety and Food Quality (SENASCA).

Meat trading data shows that Brazil bought USD 55 million worth of Paraguay beef through the first half of the year.

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