British Meat Processors Association
British Meat Processors Association

The leading trade body for the British meat industry.

Our industry employs around 97,000 people and is worth £8.2 billion a year to the UK. We are the voice of British meat processing.

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BMPA at work

meat processing worker

Representing Our Members

We work closely with Governments, regulators and other industry groups.

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BMPA Pork Scheme

BMPA is the standard behind the widely recognised Red Tractor consumer logo.

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Industry Briefings

Valuable market intelligence to give our members a competitive advantage.

Westminster London

Government Consultations

A way to influence and shape policy and legislation before it enters Parliament.

Featured

Government refusal to prioritise fresh meat at ports risks millions in lost export orders

The £8.7 billion trade in meat, the bulk of which currently flows seamlessly to and from the EU and keeps the just-in-time food supply chain moving, is about to run into a huge brick wall.

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Join the Pork Scheme

Join and be part of the standard behind the Red Tractor.

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Become a member

BMPA members account for a large share of the meat sector in the UK.

Farming Today: Listen to the BVA on how Government has underestimated and under-prepared for the coming onslaught of extra work required of vets for food exports. Starts at 9:07 mins (and keep listening ‘till the end for a moment of joy). https://bbc.in/39vvsS5
@BritishVets

New @qmscotland red meat learning platform for schools will hopefully introduce a new generation of people to the industry, the product and the possibilities. It covers sustainability, environment, food safety and careers.
https://bit.ly/3fTin6i

The British Meat Processors Association @BMPA_INFO back George Eustice: “The minister is quite right, a Scotch egg makes a cracking meal alongside a pint of beer. It’s a good bit of news for once and most welcome for pork producers across the land.”
https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/13343124/pub-lockdown-scotch-egg-substantial-meal/