The Philippines extends low meat tariff to combat rising food costs


The Philippine government has extended lower tariff rates on key meat products until 2028 to combat rising meat costs amid global economic pressures. While local farmers oppose this move, major meat processing associations support it. Jerome Ong, Vice President of the Philippine Association of Meat...

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Ha Thu
Regional Correspondent and Assistant Editor, Asian Pork Magazine, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Ha Thu’s ‘Income from waste, the next big thing in animal production’ explores how processing livestock waste can be an environmentally sustainable, income-generating solution.