Representing members engaged in the international meat trade


Trading Members

Trading members import and export beef, lamb, pork and poultrymeat. Members trade meat all around the world.

For more information on the role of a meat trader, see our briefing note.

Associate Members

IMTA’s associate members are companies from sectors linked very closely with the meat trade such as freight forwarders who specialise in the refrigerated cargo sector and cold storage providers.

Name Activities Imports Exports
A F Blakemore Fresh Foods Ltd Beef Pork Lamb Poultry Meat Beef Pork Lamb
AFFCO Europe Ltd Beef Sheepmeat
ANZCO Foods UK Ltd Lamb
Accrington Beef Company (Easyfare has merged to this) Poultry Meat
Ace4Kebabs Ltd Beef Lamb
Action Meats Ltd Beef Sheepmeat Poultry Pork
Alliance Group (NZ) Ltd Beef Sheepmeat Venison
BFoods (U.K.) Limited Poultry Meat Poultry Meat
BM Foods Limited Beef Pork Poultry Meat
Belwood Foods Ltd Poultry
Best Foods Ltd. Best Foods are a privately owned business which was formed in 2002, who specialise in developing, producing and importing meat based products for retail, B2B and the Foodservice sector. Our products range from chilled retail packed chicken, through to bulk packed chicken, IQF fillets and portions as well as the full range of chopped and shaped and whole muscle coated chicken. We also develop Ready to cook meals which are meat based with sauces, vegetables and carbohydrates if required. We also offer beef, pork as well as goose, turkey and other poultry products in various formats. Poultry
Botswana Meat Commission Beef
Browns Food Group Beef Poultry Pork
Carneco Investments Ltd Established in 1994 'Carneco' Foods is an independently owned import and distribution food supply company. "Carneco" concentrates on the supply of product to the Ethnic wholesale, cash and carry and other similar food outlets. Our experience is your guarantee of a high quality service in the supply of all types of chilled and frozen meats and other chilled and frozen products together with the added benefit of a reliable and up to date market report on prices and availability. Our comprehensive selection of beef, pork and chicken products and other chilled and frozen foods are sourced from all over Europe and the UK. We are also distributor of chilled and frozen Lutosa chips. Beef Poultry Pork
Charlotte Holdings Limited Import/Export Poultry and Meat.
Circle Foods Ltd Circle Foods source and supply food across all 6 continents worldwide. Our experienced multinational team has developed an extensive network of top-quality suppliers from all corners of the world, allowing us to source and deliver the most competitively priced protein in any given month of the year. We are fully committed to providing the highest levels of service to both our suppliers and customers, being the trusted link from field to market. Beef Pork Lamb Poultry Meat Beef Pork Lamb Poultry Meat
Creative Foods Poultry
Crown Foods Ltd Poultry Meat
DB Foods Ltd Beef Sheepmeat Poultry Pork
Dawn Meats Global UC Beef Lamb Beef Lamb
Fairfax Meadow Europe Ltd Beef Pork Lamb Poultry Meat
Famiglia Castagnetta Beef Lamb Poultry Meat Pork
Ferdinand Zandbergen BV Ferdinand Zandbergen B.V. is an internationally operating business that specialises in the supply of meat and poultry all over the world. We can supply high-quality products from stock at competitive rates. We provide comprehensive, full service, offering our customers a one-stop solution. Whether this concerns imports from outside the EU, collecting imported containers of poultry from the port, customs clearance procedures, collecting meat straight from the abattoirs with our own fleet, or processing, freezing and storing meats in our modern facilities, we can manage the entire process. Long-standing relationships with our suppliers enable us to provide a consistent high quality. Flexibility is key as is our focus on customer requirements. In bringing together supply and demand we do not limit ourselves to Europe alone, we are also very active in other continents. Pork Poultry Meat
Food Trac Ltd Poultry Meat
Food-Bridge Ltd Poultry
Forrester (Sales) Ltd Poultry
GPS Food Group (UK) Ltd Beef Sheepmeat Poultry Pork Beef Sheepmeat Poultry Pork 5th Qtr/Offals
GVFI Europe BV Beef Pork Lamb Poultry Meat
George Abrahams Ltd Beef Sheepmeat Beef Sheepmeat
H. Smith Food Group plc Beef Pork Lamb Poultry Meat
Hilton Food Solutions Ltd Beef Pork Lamb Poultry Meat Beef Pork Lamb Poultry Meat
JBS Global (UK) Ltd Beef Sheepmeat Poultry Pork
James Burden Ltd Beef Poultry Lamb
Jan Zandbergen UK Ltd At Jan Zandbergen, we keep a close eye on an ever-changing market. By innovating sustainably, we develop added value for clients throughout the market of meat- and plant-based products. By including our sister companies Diviande and Future Food Group, Jan Zandbergen has turned into a group that has its number one priority on delivering innovative, tailor-made solutions that address your every need. Our years of experience, our multilingual team and our expertise allow us to come up with solid, long-term solutions. We cater to the retail, foodservice and industry markets. We offer a broad range of quality meats and poultry from the world’s best regions to plant-based and organic meat alternatives. We offer this either under our successful brands like The Meatlovers, Roosterz&Co and PLNT, as under private label. Production, packaging and distribution: we take care of it all. This way, we managed to become more relevant than ever in a market that never stops changing. With us, it’s innovation that matters. Beef Sheepmeat Poultry Pork Game Venison Lamb Pork
Kühne & Heitz UK Limited Sheepmeat Poultry Pork Beef Poultry Pork
Lakeside Food Group Ltd Poultry Pork Poultry
Lamex Foods Ltd Beef Pork Lamb Poultry Meat Beef Pork Lamb Poultry Meat
Luiten Food Ltd Luiten Food Ltd is a subsidiary of Luiten Food B.V. Company activities include production, import, export, distribution and further processing. Beef Poultry Game Exotic Meats Lamb Beef Poultry Game Exotic Meats Lamb
MHP Trade BV Poultry Meat Poultry Meat
MPO Global Trade UK Limited Beef Pork Lamb Poultry Meat Beef Pork Lamb Poultry Meat
Meadow vale Foods Limited Poultry Meat Poultry Meat
Meat Corporation of Namibia (UK) Ltd Beef
Monarch Foods International Beef Sheepmeat Poultry Pork Beef Sheepmeat Poultry Pork Offal
Moy Park Poultry Meat Poultry Meat
Norwest Foods International Ltd Beef Sheepmeat Poultry Pork Beef Sheepmeat Poultry Pork 5th Qtr/Offals
Oakfield Foods Ltd Beef Pork Lamb Poultry Meat Beef Pork Lamb Poultry Meat
Ovation New Zealand (UK) Sheepmeat Sheepmeat
Peter Thompson Group Plc Import of poultrymeat and wholesale and distribution of poultry, pork, and beef. Poultry Meat Poultry Meat
QK Meats Ltd Beef Poultry Beef Poultry Pork Lamb
Reids of Norwich Ltd Poultry Poultry
Rellman Foods UK Ltd Import and export of High Quality Beef. We offer Angus Beef. Halal and Bio certification also available. We import from Argentina, Uruguay, Brazil, Paraguay, Australia, Ireland and United States. Beef Pork Lamb
Silver Fern Farms (UK) Ltd Beef Sheepmeat
Sino International Trading LTD Pork Poultry Meat
Stara Foods
Sun Valley Foods Limited Importing poultry products into the UK and NL, mainly from Thailand, Brazil, & Europe. Exporting poultry products from UK to Europe. Manufacturing poultry products in the UK. Poultry Meat Poultry Meat
Towers Thompson Ltd Beef Sheepmeat Poultry Pork Poultry Pork
Town and Country Meats Meat import and wholesale Beef Sheepmeat Poultry Pork
Trans Oceanic Meat Co Ltd Beef Sheepmeat Poultry Pork Beef Sheepmeat Poultry Pork
Two Counties Foods Ltd Beef Pork Lamb Poultry Meat
Tyson Foods Importer and distributor of poultry meat and poultry meat products Poultry Meat
Tyson International, Inc. Europe Beef Pork Beef Pork
Van Aerde UK Limited Beef Pork Lamb Poultry Meat Beef Pork Lamb Poultry Meat
Vestey Foods UK Ltd Beef Pork Lamb Poultry Meat Beef Pork Lamb Poultry Meat
Vine Meats Poultry Meat
W W Giles (Smithfield) Ltd Beef Sheepmeat
Weddel Swift Ltd Beef Sheepmeat Poultry Pork
Name Activities Exports
Bannerman Rendell Limited Insurance Brokers
Computask Ltd We provide Business IT Support and Consultancy. We supply solutions for Microsoft 365 services, Network and WiFi, CCTV and Thermal access control and can provide hosted cloud solutions.
DP World Ltd DP World Ltd – supporting Britain's growth by connecting the country with markets beyond the EU by sea, rail and road (two Container Terminals located at Southampton & London Gateway).
Edge Worldwide Logistics Limited Specialists in temperature controlled deep sea shipping, Air freight and European Logistics
Eville & Jones (Commercial Services) Ltd International specialists in Official Controls, veterinary certification and trade facilitation.
Kuehne + Nagel Ltd The Kuehne + Nagel Group is one of the world’s leading logistics companies.
London Container Terminal (Tilbury) Ltd London Container Terminal
Maersk Logistics & Services Providing end to end integrated cold chain solutions, including Customs, shipping, trucking, cold storage and much more.
Maritime Cargo Services Maritime Cargo Services the forwarder of choice for many companies who import meat into the UK.
Norish Limited Third party multi temperature warehousing and logistics business, specialising in the handling and storage of imported and exported meat and protein products in 6 sites across the country, all of which are bonded facilities with blast freezing also available at 4 sites.
Perishable Movements Limited PML is a freight handling agent we operate from our 64,000 sq ft temperature controlled facility at LHR, we can offer temperature regimes ranging from ambient to chilled and deep frozen, the facility is BRC accredited for storage and distribution, we are able to offer export solution via air and sea along with a full import solutions also for sea and air, along with full UK deliver coverage, PML is also AEO accredited.
Premier Freight Services Limited Freight forwarding specialists, transport arrange with own trucks, customs formalities for both Frozen & chilled.
Reefer Distribution Services Ltd Deep sea transportation of refrigerated cargo. Beef Pork Lamb Poultry Meat
Seafast Logistics Limited Seafast Logistics provide global integrated logistics services directly tailored to your needs.
Thermotraffic Holland BV Thermotraffic Holland B.V. has been active since 1987 as a logistics service provider and offers a logistics total concept for temperature-controlled food products. As an internationally operating company with offices in the main European seaports, we offer our customers a one stop solution-oriented service. Our range of activities covers: customs activities (seaport logistics), overland -and container transportation, ocean freight, advisory services (supply chain solutions, regulations/legislation), and cold storage logistics. Thermotraffic is part of the Japanese Nichirei Corporation, a global player in temperature-controlled logistics. In the UK we are represented via our office Thermotraffic UK Ltd. based in Rainham, Essex and Kevin Hancock Ltd. based in Newark.
W. Saunders (Shipping & Forwarding) Ltd Port Health/Customs Clearance Specialists
Name Activities Exports
Argentine Beef Promotion Institute (IPCVA) marketing , research and information for Argentine Beef
Australian Meat Industry Council Representing the Australian meat processing and export sector
Beef & Lamb New Zealand Ltd Representing the New Zealand beef and lamb producers
Bord Bia Bord Bia is the Irish government agency whose mission is to drive, through market insight, and, in partnership with industry, the commercial success of a world class Irish food, drink and horticulture industry. The organisation acts as a link between Irish food, drink and horticulture suppliers and existing and potential customers around the world with 14 international offices globally.
Instituto Nacional de Carnes INAC is a non-state public body of the Oriental Republic of Uruguay and was created to propose, advise on and execute the National Meat Policy, which is established by the Executive Power. In compliance with the above, the objectives of INAC are to promote, regulate, coordinate and monitor activities of production, transformation, commercialization, storage and transportation of meat. Uruguayan meat is known throughout the world for its high quality and delicious taste. Learn what makes our meats so special. URUGUAY: LOCATED IN THE SOUTH AMERICAN PAMPAS The country has optimal conditions to produce beef naturally due to its temperate weather, fertile soils and privileged hydrography. More than 80% of the territory is dedicated to livestock and each animal, has a pasture space equivalent to 2 soccer fields. BRITISH BREEDS RAISED IN THE OPEN AIR The main breeds are HEREFORD and ANGUS. The animals live in the open air all year round, raised based on a rich variety of natural pastures, under the most updated prac
Meat & Livestock Australia Ltd Marketing, research and development for Australian meat producers. Beef Lamb
US Meat Export Federation Nonprofit U.S. meat trade association Beef Pork Lamb