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The changing sectoral and regional patterns of the Dutch poultry and egg industries as well as of the trade with poultry and egg products are analysed. The close trade relations between the Netherlands and Germany are also documented and the trend to develop new markets for shell eggs and poultry meat outside the EU can be as well observed.

Brazil: considerable increase of broiler meat and egg production – 2nd part

Brazil is one of the main countries in the international broiler meat production and trade sectors. The country continues to show a considerable dynamics...

Avian Influenza outbreaks in Iowa layer farms and their economic impacts

Between December 2014 and June 2015, 223 outbreaks of the highly pathogenic Avian Influenza (AI) virus in commercial and backyard flocks occurred in 15 states of the USA. In this article a time-spatial analysis of the outbreaks in Iowa is presented, documenting the problems in euthanizing and depopulating the affected farms as well as in depositing the carcasses

Patterns of EU poultry trade – A 2016 status report

In contrast to trade with shell eggs, which is dominated by the EU, the share of EU member countries in global poultry meat trade...

The poultry industry of the United Kingdom in transition

On June 23rd, 2016, the population of the United Kingdom (UK) decided to leave the EU. Even though it is not yet possible to...

The poultry meat business in Europe and beyond

It is a great challenge in a rapidly changing world to keep a business model up to date and profitable. The market orientation of...

The U. S. poultry industry in transition

The U. S. poultry industry is confronted with new challenges which ask for a reaction. One challenge is the growing demand for cage-free eggs,...

Spatial shifts in global chicken meat production between 1993 and 2013

There are hardly any studies which deal with the role of the less developed and newly industrialised countries in global meat production. In this article the Author investigates the spatial shifts in chicken meat production.

Contours of change – global egg and poultry meat production in retrospect

In the past two decades, global egg and poultry meat production showed remarkable dynamics. The increase was not homogeneous, however, but led to considerable...

Label Rouge: a supply chain model for other markets

The brand name Label Rouge identifies a product that is reared in a typically French production system. The origins of the Label Rouge brand...

The Rowan Range: a portfolio of products for slower-growing and coloured bird markets by...

Alternative, slower-growing segments of the broiler market have existed for decades. Historically, however, these were largely niche or artisanal operations. More recently, there has...

The future of the European poultry market

Focusing on quality, safety and sustainability, the European poultry production has been able to answer to demands from the society and consumers.

Poultry meat and egg production in Brazil – First Part

Brazil is one of the leading countries in the global poultry industry, not only in production, but also in trade with poultry products. In...

Traditional certified poultry

The French cuisine is well-known and respected for more than two centuries for the way it has embraced the different types of poultry breeds,...

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Patterns of EU poultry trade – A 2016 status report

In contrast to trade with shell eggs, which is dominated by the EU, the share of EU member countries in global poultry meat trade...