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Simon Harvey | 26 Oct 2018

Cherkizovo, Russia's largest meat processor, is seeking to acquire a majority stake in a local peer.

Simon Harvey | 18 Jul 2018

Russian meat producer Cherkizovo Group has signed a letter of intent to acquire local poultry processor Altaisky Broiler as it continues to expand its domestic market share.

Andy Coyne | 26 Jun 2018

Cherkizovo Group, one of Russia largest meat producers, said it is to target the Voronezh region for further expansion.

Simon Harvey | 30 May 2018

A new index launched by investor network FAIRR has identified 36 global meat and fish companies as ''high risk'' when it comes to health, environmental and social issues. | 21 Dec 2017

just-food presents the key metrics from company financials in bitesize format, with analyst insight and social media comment alongside graphs illustrating a business' historical performance to give you an easy-to-read digest of the numbers you need to know.

Simon Harvey | 29 Aug 2017

Russian meat processor Cherkizovo Group received permission this month to ship poultry products to Iraq, adding to existing export permits for Egypt, the United Arab Emirates, Tanzania and the European Union.

Simon Harvey | 24 Aug 2017

Russian meat processor Cherkizovo Group saw half-year profits surge led by higher sales and lower feed costs, with the company noting the part played by strength in the ruble.

Helen Arnold | 17 May 2017

Russia-based meat processor Cherkizovo Group swung into the black during the first quarter of the year, following an increase in production and a recovery in market prices.

Dean Best | 7 Apr 2017

Cherkizovo, the Russia-based meat processor, has snapped up local grain supplier NAPCO.

Dean Best | 7 Mar 2017

Cherkizovo saw sales rise but profits fall in 2016, 12 months the CEO of the Russia-based meat supplier described as a "milestone year" for the business.

John Shepherd | 12 Dec 2016

Russian meat processing firm Cherkizovo Group has launched an "affordable, additive-free organic line" under its Petelinka brand.

John Shepherd | 12 Dec 2016

Russian meat group Cherkizovo has dispatched its first shipment of poultry meat to Angola.

Katy Askew | 18 Nov 2016

Russian meat group Cherkizovo has started construction of a new meat processing plant that, it claims, will be the "largest of its kind in Europe".

Dean Best | 16 Nov 2016

Russia-based meat group Cherkizovo has named former Arasco Food and Zacky Farms executive John Ross to the newly-created role of COO.

Dean Best | 16 Nov 2016

Cherkizovo, the Russia-based meat processor, has booked a 60% fall in nine-month profits amid higher costs in its poultry and pork businesses but CEO Sergei Mikhailov said the company's performance had improved in the third quarter.

John Shepherd | 8 Nov 2016

Russian meat processor Cherkizovo has confirmed it has been given the go-ahead to export poultry products to the European Union.

Dean Best | 19 Sep 2016

Cherkizovo, the Russian meat processor, has confirmed an outbreak of African swine fever at a sow farm but insisted the detection of the virus will not affect this year's production volumes.

John Shepherd | 26 Aug 2016

Russia-based meat producer Cherkizovo has started exports of halal poultry meat to Tanzania as part of moves to expand its presence internationally.

Dean Best | 12 Aug 2016

Cherkizovo, the Russia-based meat processor, has started exports to Egypt, a move dubbed "a major milestone" by CEO Sergey Mikhailov.

Dean Best | 24 May 2016

Cherkizovo, the Russian meat processor, has reported a first-quarter loss amid higher production in the country's poultry industry and pressure from the falling value of the ruble.

Hannah Abdulla | 7 Apr 2016

Russian meat processor Cherkizovo has been given the green light to export poultry products to Egypt.

Hannah Abdulla | 16 Mar 2016

Cherkizovo, the Russian meat processor, has reported a fall in annual profits on the back of higher costs, despite increased sales.

Katy Askew | 23 Nov 2015

Cherkizovo, the Russian meat processor, is implementing a "major investment project" to expand its pork production capacity by 58,000 tonnes per year. 

Katy Askew | 2 Nov 2015

Spanish agricultural group Grupo Corporativo Fuertes has acquired a 5.06% stake in Russian meat company Cherkizovo Group for approximately US$30m.

Katy Askew | 20 Aug 2015

Russian protein group Cherkizovo reported higher earnings today (20 August) as a rise in sales and improved poultry and meat processing margins offset lower margins in the group's pork business.

Dean Best | 26 May 2015

South Africa's Tiger Brands grabbed the headlines this week with news of the over-stating of sales at its Kenyan arm inflating local profits last year. Elsewhere, Ireland's Total Produce lifted its earnings forecast and said it was on the look-out for more M&A. UK meat group Cranswick reported mixed annual results.

Katy Askew | 1 May 2015

A busy week for results as the first-quarter reporting season got into full swing. We heard from global food manufacturers as far afield as Latin American and Russia, with the likes of Sigma Alimentos owner Alfa and Cherkizovo Group updating the markets. Here is just-food's weekly financial round up.

Hannah Abdulla | 1 Apr 2015

Russian meat group Cherkizovo has acquired a pork processing facility in Lipetsk to boost production.

Katy Askew | 29 Jan 2015

Russian meat firm Cherkizovo Group reported higher volume and value sales throughout 2014.

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