US Beef to Expanding Markets
Posted on 9/30/2013 by Melissa JacksonTweet Email
World Food Azerbaijan allows a unique access to the Caspian region’s meat buyers. With that in mind, the beef checkoff helped fund a U.S. beef booth to the more than 5,000 food-industry professionals at the World Food Azerbaijan, a growing market for U.S. beef. Through April, imports of U.S. beef in Azerbaijan were up 70 percent in volume and 124 percent in value to $7.65 million vs. a year earlier.