The numbers from the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE) show that Brazil broke its record for chicken meat production in the first quarter of 2023. There were 3.4 million tons of this food.
The average weight was around 2 kilos per animal. The IBGE released the data on Tuesday, 6.
Brazil is in the second position in the global ranking for chicken meat production. Moreover, the country is the world's largest exporter of this food.
In 2022, for example, the volume produced nationally closed at 15.2 million tons. The quantity for 2023 will close at . . .