Supply chain still a challenge for Asian meat processors

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Supply chain issues have been a big challenge for meat processors in Asia since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic. A manager of a meat processing equipment supplier believes this challenge will continue in the next 2-3 years. “When meat processors in the region need new components or spare parts for their machines, it takes time for the components to reach their facilities from the exporting countries,” he told Asian Agribiz during ProPak Asia 2022 in Thailand.

Managing Editor and Editor of Asian Poultry Magazine, Jakarta, Indonesia. In, ‘LSD causes economic strain on SE Asia’s cattle herds’, Arief points out that efficiency and safety of vaccination is paramount in controlling lumpy skin disease that is causing economic losses in the region.