Feathers ruffled over chicken prices in SA’s poultry industry

PUBLISHED: Wed, 24 Apr 2019 11:01:08 GMT

South Africa’s poultry industry is calling for a hefty hike in import tariffs for frozen chicken portions. This is in an effort to counter Brazil’s cheaper produce in the market. But what does this mean for South African consumers, who rely on poultry as a staple food? Joining CNBC Africa for more is Izaak Breitenbach, SA Poultry Association and Unati Speirs, Chairperson of the Emerging Black Importers and Exporters of South Africa….

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