Brazilian coffee exporters say they shipped 88,179 bags of coffee to China in the first five months of this year, 23.1 percent more than in the corresponding period of last year, Xinhua reports. The Chinese government-run news agency quotes Brazilian Council of Coffee Exporters President Nelson Carvalhaes as saying in an interview that the increase…

BRF SA Chief Executive Lorival Luz expects the Brazilian food company to obtain soon up to three more permits for its slaughterhouses to export chicken and pork to China, Reuters reports. The news agency quotes Mr Luz as saying in an interview that  Chinese inspectors are visiting several Brazilian meat plants this week and next…