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BRF S.A., together with its subsidiaries, is engaged in raising, producing, and slaughtering poultry, pork, and beef in Brazil. It operates in four segments: Domestic Market, Foreign Market, Dairy Products, and Food Service. The company is also involved in processing and selling fresh meat, processed products, milk and dairy products, frozen vegetables, and soybean derivatives. Its product portfolio includes whole chickens and cuts of chicken, turkey, pork, and beef; ham products, bologna, sausages, frankfurters, and other smoked products; hamburgers, breaded meat products, and meatballs; lasagnas, pizzas, cheese breads, pies, and frozen vegetables; milk and dairy products, and desserts; juices, soy milk, and soy juices; margarine, sauces, and mayonnaise; and soy meal and refined soy flour, and animal feed. The company primarily sells its products under the Batavo, Claybon, Chester, Elegê, Farm, Nabrasa, Perdigão, Perdix, Hot Pocket, Miss Daisy, Nuggets, Qualy, Sadia and Speciale Sadia, Dánica, and Paty brands, as well as the Bob Esponja, Trakinas, Smurfs, and Philadélfia trademarks. BRF exports its products to the Middle East, the Far East, the Americas, Europe, Africa, and Eurasia. The company was formerly known as BRF-Brasil Foods S.A. and changed its name to BRF S.A. in April 2013. BRF S.A. was founded in 1900 and is headquartered in Itajai, Brazil.

110,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 07/31/14
Founded in 1900

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BRF S.A., Board Meeting, Aug 06, 2014

BRF S.A., Board Meeting, Aug 06, 2014.

BRF S.A. Reports Consolidated Earnings Results for the Second Quarter and First Half Ended June 30, 2014; Provides Capital Expenditure Guidance for 2014

BRF S.A. reported consolidated earnings results for the second quarter and first half ended June 30, 2014. Earnings in the second quarter of 2014 reflected the new management s strategy which is focused on profitability and maximizing value. There was a strong generation of cash flow in the period, amounting to BRL 954.0 million compared with BRL 365.0 million in second quarter of 2013, a growth of 161%. This performance highlights the improvement in the company's operating result, the optimization of its investments and the consistent strength and sustainability of its working capital needs. EBIT was BRL 691.7 million, an increase of 37.6% over the second quarter of 2013. EBITDA amounted to BRL 1.0 billion in the second quarter of 2014, an expansion of 25.1% over the same quarter of last year and resulted in an EBITDA margin of 13.0%. A comparison shows that the net income of BRL 267.1 million was 28.1% higher year-over-year. The strategy of giving priority to more profitable markets and items, as well as a good performance by processed foods and fresh poultry on the domestic market boosted the consolidated net revenues which came to BRL 7.7 billion. Net revenues were 2.2% higher than in the second quarter of last year, due to the increased sales of the process products and [indiscernible] of poultry in the domestic market in line with strategy. Net debt continued to fall and ended the period at BRL 5.1 billion, 14.6% below the first quarter of 2014. The company invested BRL 470.5 million in the quarter, 20.7% higher than in the second quarter of 2013. Most of this amount was destined for the construction of a food processing plant in Abu Dhabi, an important step forward in the company's process of expanding its operations internationally and gaining access to local markets. Operating income was BRL 798 million against BRL 619 million a year ago. Pre-tax income was BRL 298 million against BRL 244 million a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was BRL 1,189 million against BRL 710 million a year ago. Acquisition of fixed assets/investments was BRL 284 million against BRL 253 million a year ago. Acquisition of biological assets was BRL 132 million against BRL 134 million a year ago. Intangible investments were BRL 3 million against BRL 3 million a year ago. Earnings per share were BRL 0.31 against BRL 0.24 a year ago. Free cash flow amounted to BRL 954 million compared with BRL 365 million generated in the second quarter of last year. For the first half, net revenues were BRL 15.0 billion. The consolidated increase of 2.0% was driven by the growth of the consolidated domestic market (including the dairy business and food services), with a rise of 4.6% in revenues over the first half of 2013. Even though the total sales volume was 9.8% lower, a comparison with the first half of 2013 shows positive figures. There was an increase of 10.1% in the gross income to BRL 3.9 billion; 21.3% in the operating result to BRL 1.3 billion; 16.1% in the EBITDA to BRL 1.9 billion; and 2.7% in the net income to BRL 582.5 million. Operating income was BRL 1,477 million against BRL 1,211 million a year ago. Pre-tax income was BRL 663 million against BRL 673 million a year ago. Intangible investments were BRL 3 million against BRL 32 million a year ago. Acquisition of biological assets was BRL 252 million against BRL 255 million a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was BRL 2,136 million against BRL 1,257 million a year ago. Acquisition of fixed assets/investments was BRL 497 million against BRL 671 million a year ago. Earnings per share were BRL 0.67 against BRL 0.65 a year ago. For 2014, the company expects capital expenditure of BRL 1.5 billion.

BRF S.A. Approves Appointments to Board Advisory Committees

BRF S.A. announced at extraordinary meeting of the board of directors held on July 3, 2014, the board of directors approved that Manoel Cordeiro Silva Filho was appointed to sit on the Market and Strategies Committee, this being made up of: José Carlos Reis Magalhães Neto, Coordinator; Walter Fontana Filho; Eduardo Silveira Mufarej and Manoel Cordeiro Silva Filho. Vicente Falconi Campos was appointed to sit on the People, Organization and Culture Committee which shall now be made up of: Walter Fontana Filho, Coordinator; Paulo Assunção de Sousa; José Carlos Reis Magalhães Neto and Vicente Falconi Campos.


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