Manufacturers

South Korea to allow sales of Zilmax in 2014

South Korea to allow sales of Zilmax in 2014

By Maggie Hennessy

South Korea plans to end its ban on the animal feed additive zilpaterol early next year, a senior food ministry official said on Oct. 31, opening the door to beef imports containing the growth enhancer and its domestic sale.

CP Foods seeking fortune in Vietnam

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CP Foods seeking fortune in Vietnam

By RJ Whitehead

Thai food major Charoen Pokphand Foods will continue to view Vietnam as one of its biggest investment destinations, and this year the company plans to focus on growing its food processing business in the country.

Bunge Agribusiness Singapore enters palm oil industry through JV

Bunge forms joint venture for palm oil

By Ankush Chibber

Bunge Agribusiness Singapore Pte has announced that it will join hands with an Indonesia palm plantation company, the first time Bunge has invested in the palm oil industry.

ADM profits double

ADM profits double

Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) - the US' leading food processor - has
reported record third quarter results across all its segment
operations. The company's processing segments benefited from
rallies in corn and soybean futures...

Job losses at Tyson

Job losses at Tyson

The decision by meat processing giant Tyson to consolidate two
poultry manufacturing operations in Mississippi represents yet more
upheaval for America's meat processing industry. The firm's
decision, which follows a comprehensive...

Cargill reports 3Q earnings

Cargill reports 3Q earnings

US food company Cargill, the new owner of French starch
manufacturer Cerestar, reported $161 million (€182m) in earnings
for the third quarter ended February 28, up 63 per cent from $99
million earned in the same period a year ago.