Processed Food News

Mexico has a US$6 billion surplus in U.S. exports
Mexico's commercial balance is recording a US$6 billion surplus in product exportation to the U.S. and US$3 billion surplus in shipments to the rest of the world, including Japan, China and countries from the EU, informed the Secretary of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Food (SAGARPA), Jose Ca...
Puebla to export avocado to US and Canada
The Puebla Association of Avocado Producers, announced that 50 of its members will export the first shipment of 6 tons of avocado in late July. The product will be sent to the U.S. and Canada, to be distributed specifically in restaurants, hotels and self-service stores. Jose Maria Lopez Ortega, lea...
Mexico and U.S. signed sugar agreement
According to the Ministry of Economy (SE), the new suspension agreements to regulate Mexican sugar exportation, were sealed after being subscribed by government representatives from both nations. This agreement forbids the imposition of compensation fees against sugar shipped from Mexico, which woul...
Mexico and Chile collaborating to strengthen agri-food exports
The Mexican Government, through the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fisheries and Food (SAGARPA) and Chile's Ministry of Agriculture and Foreign Relations, are collaborating to strengthen the export capacity of agricultural producers, as well as fostering the adaptability of b...
India bread industry believes Bimbo's entry could spark more deals
The Grupo Bimbo Mexican firm, the world's largest bakery products group, has moved into a new emerging market. Recently, Bimbo announced a move into a new, potentially sizeable market, India. It has acquired a 65% stake in Ready Roti India, a manufacturer of packaged bread, buns and pizza bases and ...