Brazilian Beef Imports

John Bryan was instrumental in having the importation of beef from Brazil curtailed in 2007.New regulations agreed by the EU Commission in 2007 slashed the number of farms approved to export beef to the EU from Brazil. It was widely believed that the EU criteria would cut the 330,000 tonnes of Brazilian beef imports by 90%.john bryan in brussels working on the Brazillian Beef banThis followed the EU FVO report on their second mission to Brazil in November 2006. Failings in Brazilian beef production have been the subject of controversy since the Irish Farmers Journal/IFA expose of May 2006, Joihn Bryan was heavily involved in this work to have Brazillian Beef imports limited.