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Tom Reynolds and Greg Kolb

Research Analyst and Portfolio Manager

  • Rising input costs have been the primary driver of cost increases for beef, chicken and pork.
  • Protein consumption is increasing in emerging markets, but has been flat to declining in developed markets like the U.S., a trend that likely will continue.
  • The industry’s focus on efficiency has helped to offset increased costs and some of the supply volatility.