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Thursday 17 June 2021

Beef + Lamb sees strong 2020 US performance

10th June 2021 By Staff Reporter | news@foodticker.co.nz | @foodtickernz

Beef + Lamb New Zealand  has reported strong growth and increased demand for grass-fed, pasture-raised beef and lamb in the US.

Despite significant export and supply chain disruptions, New Zealand’s red meat exports reached a record high of $9.2bn last year, with the US leading beef export volume growth across all key global markets.  

B+LNZ said it had seen double-digit percentage increases in quantity, 15%, and value, 34%, of grass-fed beef exported to the US in 2020, signifying high demand and growing preference for New Zealand grass-fed beef.  

 

 


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