Russian meat processor Cherkizovo has recorded sales volume increases in all of its divisions in the first quarter of fiscal 2013.

The UK-listed group said today (25 April) sales volumes in its poultry division were up 6% to around 80,370 tonnes. The firm’s pork division recorded a sales volume increase of 58% to around 35,887 tonnes, while volumes edged up 1% in its meat processing unit.

Sales volumes in Cherkizovo’s grain division increased 43% to 8,438 tonnes.