Amid rising prices and volumes, foreign agribusiness sales registered a record US$14.81 billion in August, up 36.4% from the same month in 2021.
Foreign sales of agribusiness accounted for 48.1% of Brazil's total exports.
Imports of agricultural products registered US$1.68 billion, the highest value in the historical series that began in 1997.
The value was 34.5% higher than the same period in 2021.
The value and volume highlights for all months, including August, were fresh corn and beef, soybeans, soybean meal, fresh chicken meat, and cellulose.
In August, corn exports exceeded . . .