May 16, 2017

New export markets sought in bid to save SA’s chicken industry

Market-access requests have been sent to Gulf and African states, as well as Hong Kong and Singapore in South Asia   The government is seeking to […]
May 15, 2017

Astral slashes interim dividend as it battles high input costs

Poultry producer says the results were due to its inability to recover record high feed prices and a loss in sales volumes ‘under extremely difficult market […]
May 15, 2017

Astral Food still concerned about EU’s ‘unfair practices’

Astral Foods CEO Chris Schutte said he remains concerned about unfair practices by the EU.   In the six months to end-March, the poultry producer reported […]
May 15, 2017

LETTER: Just end chicken dumping

David Wolpert is up to his usual diversionary tactics (Export plan could help poultry firms, May 9). He keeps on referring to exports because he doesn’t […]