In most cases the rebate has been welcomed as an option for other sources of chicken.
The poultry industry has other problems as well, including transport issues and the port meltdown.
Import & Export News
Last month the Western Cape investment agency Wesgro announced an export deal with China. The deal was ‘debunked’ as a hoax by the South African Poultry Association. However, Wesgro has confirmed it is not a hoax.
They are, in fact, ranked among the foods that have increased the most in price over the last year.
The Competition Commission is investigating South Africa’s poultry market value chain to see what factors are leading up to price increases.