BRFS3 On Other Exchanges
New York
Sao Paulo
text size: T | T
Back to Snapshot
Company Description

Contact Info

Rua Jorge Tzachel, 475

Itajaí, SC




BRF S.A., together with its subsidiaries, focuses on raising, producing, and slaughtering poultry, pork, for processing, production and sale of fresh meat, processed foods, pasta, sauce, mayonnaise, frozen vegetables, and soybean by-products. The company produces fresh and frozen protein foods in the world, with a portfolio of approximately 4,000 stock keeping units. Its processed products include marinated, frozen, whole and cut Chester rooster and turkey meats, specialty meats, frozen processed meats, frozen prepared entrees, portioned products and sliced products. The company also sells margarine, sweet specialties, sandwiches, mayonnaise, and animal feed. The company holds brands, such as Sadia, Perdigão, Qualy, Chester, Perdix and Paty. In the international market, the company has a brand, Sadia, in various categories in Middle Eastern countries. The company maintains 22 sales offices outside of Brazil serving customers of approximately 120 countries on 5 continents. The company has six industrial units in Argentina, two in Europe (BRF UK and BRF Holland) and one in Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates. In the international market, the company operates six meat processing plants, one margarine and oil processing plant, one sauce and mayonnaise processing plant and one frozen vegetables processing plant. It has 20 distribution centers located overseas, as well as commercial offices in the United Kingdom, France, Spain, Italy, Austria, Hungary, the Netherlands, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, China, Japan, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Oman, Kuwait, South Africa, Argentina, Uruguay, and Chile. Poultry The company produces frozen whole and cut poultry. In 2015, the company slaughtered approximately 1.72 billion heads of poultry. It sold 1,944 thousand tons of frozen chicken and other poultry products in 2015. Most of its poultry sales are to the company’s export markets. Pork and Beef In 2015, the company slaughtered approximately 9.51 million hogs and cattle. It slaughters are used for processed products in the domestic market, it also produces frozen pork and beef cuts, such as loins and ribs, and whole carcasses. The company is developing its international customer base for pork and beef cuts. In 2015, the company sold 273 thousand tons of pork and beef cuts. Processed Food Products The company produces processed foods, such as marinated, frozen chicken, Chester rooster and turkey meat, specialty meats, frozen processed foods, frozen prepared entrees, portioned products and sliced products. The company sold 2,116 thousand tons of processed foods in 2015. Most of its sales of processed foods are to its domestic market. Specialty Meats: The company processes pork to produce specialty meats, such as sausages, ham products, bologna, frankfurters, salamis, bacon and cold meats. It also processes chicken and other poultry to produce specialty meats, such as chicken sausages, chicken hot dogs and chicken bologna. Frozen Processed Meats: The company produces a range of frozen processed poultry, pork and beef products, including hamburgers, steaks, breaded meat products, kibes (a type of Middle Eastern beef patty in Brazil) and meatballs. Marinated Poultry: The company produces marinated and seasoned chickens, roosters (under the Chester brand) and turkeys. It originally developed the Chester breed of rooster to maximize the yield of breast and leg cuts. The company oversees the production of Chester roosters in Brazil from hatching to distribution, and it owns the trademarks for the Chester® line of products. Frozen Prepared Entrees: The company produces a range of frozen prepared entrees, some of which contain poultry, beef and pork meat that it produces, including pastas and pizzas; vegetables; cheese bread; and pies and pastries. Pastas and Pizzas: The company produces various varieties of lasagna, pizza and other ready-to-eat meals. It produces the meat used in these products and buys other raw materials in the domestic market, except for the durum flour used to make the noodles for the lasagna, which it imports. Vegetables: The company sells various frozen veg


The information and data displayed in this profile are created and managed by S&P Global Market Intelligence, a division of S&P Global. does not create or control the content.

Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup

BRFS3 Competitors

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Last Change
No competitor information is available for BRFS3.
View Industry Companies

Industry Analysis


Industry Average

Valuation BRFS3 Industry Range
Price/Earnings 20.7x
Price/Sales 1.3x
Price/Book 3.5x
Price/Cash Flow 18.9x
TEV/Sales 0.6x

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Request Profile Update

Only a company representative may request an update for the company profile. Documentation will be required.

To contact BRF SA, please visit Company data is provided by S&P Global Market Intelligence. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at