Malaysia unable to meet daily requirement for 2m chickens


The reopening of its economy has boosted Malaysia’s chicken demand, but the country cannot meet its daily requirement of 2 million chickens. Deputy Agriculture and Food Industries Minister Ahmad Hamzah said demand has outstripped supply. The country has imported only 4500 tons of frozen whole chick...

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