ANGOLA SPENDING 450 MLN USD ON CHICKEN IMPORTS

Noting that Angola spent more than 450 million US dollars on importing chicken in 2015, Agriculture Minister Afonso Pedro Canga wants to see increased investment in the country’s poultry sector.

Speaking at the meeting with entrepreneurs, organized by the Ministry of Economy here Monday, he said the amount was spent on importing 360,000 tons of chicken.

The Minister stressed the need to step up investment in poultry production and called on the nation’s entrepreneurs to invest in the meat industry.

SOURCE: NAM NEWS NETWORK