JBS is USDA trade war relief contract winner

JBS is USDA trade war relief contract winner

The American subsidy of the Brazilian-owned meat processing company, JBS, beat its opponents by more than $1 per pound to gain a nearly $78 million in pork contracts

JBS USA, a branch of the Brazilian-owned meat processing company, has been granted nearly $78 million in pork contracts through the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Trade Mitigation Program that was put in place last August as part of a relief effort due to the ongoing trade war.