Argentina goes to the polls with economy in chaos
Phelim O'Neill
With inflation soaring and the currency collapsed, Argentina is electing a new president.
28 September 2023 News
Drinks companies ‘self-centred’ in Mercosur support - ICMSA
Irish drinks company support for the Mercosur trade deal threatens the Irish beef sector and could bring environmental impacts in South America, said the ICMSA.
24 September 2023 News
Mercosur beef output increases as EU declines
Latest EU analysis points to more beef from South America while the EU decline will continue in 2024.
Mercosur and Australia deals by end of the year
Commission president wants Mercosur, Australia and Mexico deals wrapped up by end of the year, while British Labour party wants a new Brexit.
20 September 2023 News
EU beef production in decline
Five years of sustained decline in EU beef production is likely to become six in 2023, according to the latest EU outlook.
20 August 2023 News
Market Digest: stories from around the world
Brief news snippets from the UK, Paraguay, Egypt and Vietnam.
9 August 2023 World
Warning for sheep in post-Brexit trade deals
A report published by the Scottish government has explored the likely impact of UK trade deals on local farmers.
26 July 2023 Northern Ireland
Crossroads for EU trade deals
CPTPP is symbolically important for the UK but, commercially, "as useful as an Embassy on the moon", according to a UK trade view.
19 July 2023 News
UK trade deals as much a threat as Mercosur
Minister of State Martin Heydon has suggested that the Irish farm sector’s focus should be on the risk UK trade deals present, rather than the Mercosur trade deal.
28 June 2023 News
Beef trade dives as prices fall below €5/kg
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including news of what’s happening around Europe.
21 June 2023 Markets
Market Digest: stories from around the world
Brief news snippets from USA, France, Egypt and China.
21 June 2023 World
Mercosur deal 'by end of year'
European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen starts her South American tour in Brazil and sets end-of-year deadline to wrap up Mercosur trade deal.
13 June 2023 News