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Beef bonanza for Brazil as Chinese dine on more foreign steak

Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 05:50

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BEEFING UP: Per capita consumption of beef in China will reach a record 3.864 kg this year, compared with 3.029 kg a decade ago.

Sao Paulo

CHINESE consumers are eating more beef than the country can produce, and that has led to a sales bonanza for exporters in Brazil.

About a year after recovering from a mad cow disease scare, Brazil has supplanted Australia as the biggest seller of beef to China, where a

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