regulation defines parameters concerning density of animals in transport and in pre-shipment or quarantine establishments and
the creation of the National Registry of Pre-shipment Establishments.
The new requirements will become effective in 60 days.
Days ago, Turkey reported the appearance of a shipment of Brazilian cattle contaminated with anthrax, a disease caused by th e
bacillus anthracis, a microbe spread by contact, breath or eating, that complicated the market for new operations from Brazil.
In August, Brazil exported 61.9 thousand live cattle, already exceeding 500 thousand in the first eight months of the year, wel l
above the 401 thousand exported in 2017. Demand is driven by Turkey, which in August imported 54.2 thousand animals,
according to data provided by Secex.