Egg, poultry prices may double in Almaty region

7 December 2018, at 12:00am

KAZAKHSTAN, 7 December 2018 - The prices of eggs and poultry from manufacturers in the Almaty region may double, report the representatives of poultry industry of the Almaty region of Kazakhstan

Svetlana Ivanova, director of Koger Ltd poultry farm, said, "The state debt on subsidising for poultry farms in the Almaty region makes 5.3 billion tenge (USD$14.2 million).

"In order to keep the production volume, the sale price of poultry and eggs, it is necessary to double the prices."

The report said that without subsidies, 40 percent of poultry farms in the region would be unprofitable.

Source: KazTAG