The insert of the production chain of pork from Santa Catarina in the international market makes it potentially vulnerable to the instability in major markets in the world, being able to influence the planning of production in the State. The latest refers to the Russian-Ukrainian crisis, which began in November 2013, with local reflexes in the pork chain. The main objective of this study was to evaluate the scale of the crisis in the pork sector of Santa Catarina, as well as its consequences on the corn market, since corn is the main raw material in the production of pigs. To assess this situation, we used the market reference and cooperation within the BRICS. The results show that, due to the cancellation of Ukrainian imports of pig meat originating in Santa Catarina, there was an increase in exports to the BRICs, mainly to Russia, which prevented the occurrence of more harmful effects on local production planning. This demonstrated the strength of Brazil's foreign policy alignment within the framework of cooperation with the BRICs in the definition and realignment of markets.
Comments: 17 Pages.
[v1] 2015-01-13 02:21:11
Unique-IP document downloads: 61 times
Vixra.org is a pre-print repository rather than a journal. Articles hosted may not yet have been verified by peer-review and should be treated as preliminary. In particular, anything that appears to include financial or legal advice or proposed medical treatments should be treated with due caution. Vixra.org will not be responsible for any consequences of actions that result from any form of use of any documents on this website.
Add your own feedback and questions here:
You are equally welcome to be positive or negative about any paper but please be polite. If you are being critical you must mention at least one specific error, otherwise your comment will be deleted as unhelpful.