BRF's Saudi plant to help country produce 60 percent of its chicken locally

Brazil's largest chicken processor BRF SA said it will help Saudi Arabia achieve the goal of producing 60% of its chicken locally, with management noting a recent announcement to build a factory there is a key step in that direction.

8 November 2019, at 4:48pm

Reuters reported that during a conference call on Friday to discuss third-quarter results, BRF managers said a visit by Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro to Saudi Arabia in October helped the government of that country to see Brazil as "a partner."