Incepted in the year 2000, we, at Al-Faheem Meatex Pvt. Ltd. Foods is a leading processor, exporter and supplier of fresh and frozen meat from India. The company is one of the m
Indian poultry products were banned earlier from exports to Gulf countries and Hong Kong due to the out break of avian influenza, had received a lift of ban in December 2015. Usually, the ban will be in place for a period of 3 months, till World Organisation for Animal Health) declares a country free from bird flu. In this case, the ban had been lifted within 2 months. Now the industry has access to the USD 2 billion market in Hong Kong. According to APEDA's provisional estimates, the exports of poultry products stood at Rs. 4600 million during April-October 2015-16, a growth of 26.36 per cent over corresponding period last year?s Rs. 3640 million.
Indian Meat & Poultry sector has always provided solace to the rural farmer apart from crops. India is the 5th largest producer of meat and poultry in the world and has the world largest population of livestock. It exports roughly 70% of its buffalo meat production. It is much favoured due to its lean and organic nature. Goat and lamb meat are also produced but its activity is relatively small. One of the reason is local demand is outstripping supply. In poultry, India is 9th largest producer in the world and 18th largest producer in terms of egg. Indian consumption of eggs is 55 per person per year. Currently, India has 27 integrated meat processing and export centre all are covered by APEDA (Agriculture Products Export Development Authority). There is a dire need to expand cold storage i
Indian Meat & Poultry industry is lobbying for cheaper import of soya meal feedstock. It started after India lost the battle against WTO for action against cheaper imports of chicken legs to India. There is significant price difference of 2 USD between a kg of processed chicken. To compete against US, the industry has asked for cheaper soya meal, where there is a price difference of USD 250 because of genetically modified soya meal. Currently, the meat & poultry industry is growing at 7-8% and is valued at Rs. 800,000 million.