Cherkizovo turns out 6% more poultry meat, 51% more pork in Q1-Q3

October 26, 2010

INTERFAX

The Cherkizovo group, one of Russia's top vertically integrated meat producers and processors, increased poultry meat output 6% and that of pork 51% in the period January-September, as meat-product sales climbed 8%.

A company statement says poultry meat sales increased 6% to 146,830 tonnes (slaughter weight) during Jan-Sept from 138,920 tonnes in the same period last year.