COBB-VANTRESS AIMS TO BECOME LEADING PLAYER IN RUSSIAN MARKET OF POULTRY BREEDING PRODUCTS

AMERICAN meat major Tyson Foods is expanding within the Russian poultry breeding sector through the planned signing a deal with Samuel Lipman, a former board member of Cherkizovo Group, one of Russia’s largest meat and poultry producers and processors. Tyson plans to buy his 48.25% stake at the Broiler Budushego (Broiler of the Future), which controls about 40% of the Russian poultry breeding market. Tyson plans to make the acquisition via its Cobb-Vantress Inc subsidiary, with the Russian Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) having approved the ...


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