Significant investments for machinery and to re-organize the space for an improved Workflow. JBS counts on, thanks to these improvements and the hiring of 700 new workers, improving by 50% the production capacity of the Ituiutaba production site, managed by the subsidiary Friboi in the Mato Grasso region. The meat multinational invested 45 million real in the operation, circa 10.3 million euro. The site, which is already exporting goods in Europe Asia and other countries in South America, is soon going to receive authorization to export to the United States. “The increased production volume makes the Ituiutaba plant even more strategic than it already is – commented in a note Renato Costa, President of Friboi -. Moreover, the new jobs created make us one of the main employers of the region, which is something to be proud of”.