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Asian Meat Industry Rated High ESG Risk, Report Warns Investors

3 Mins Read Analysts have warned investors that the lack of compliance to environmental, social and governance (ESG) risks amongst publicly listed meat companies in Asia makes them highly susceptible to zoonotic diseases. The report also lists meat companies as high-risk because they are likely to foster future pandemics.  Commissioned by the global collaborative investor network FAIRR, the […]

Goldman Sachs: Livestock Is The Only Other Commodity “As Precarious As Oil”

3 Mins Read Head of commodities research at Goldman Sachs, Jeff Currie, says that the two commodities standing on shaky ground right now are oil and livestock. Speaking to reporters last week, Currie’s forecast comes after weeks of worrying news headlines spotlighting the chaos that the coronavirus has wreaked on the animal meat industry. Food security experts believe […]