When you are catering to 1.8bn Muslim shoppers in a market that, according to The Economist, is likely to grow by 35% by 2030, there is bound to be a degree of fragmentation, but when it comes to halal, it is often more a case of disorganisation. 5 Articles by Food Navigator on Halal.
The seminars were part of Dubai Exports’ activities to promote the service sector in the emirate to global markets and follow on from similar activities conducted in Australia, Indonesia, France and Germany.
Cosmetics market in UAE is witnessing a new drift towards the increasing demand of Halal certified cosmetics products. The exponentially increasing preference for Halal cosmetics products has led to change in business strategy.
A new industry forum set up to discuss halal meat production issues fails to focus on Muslims’ main concerns and shows the industry’s understanding of the Muslim community to be “lagging behind”, according to Halal Authority Board.
Entrepreneurs involved in the production of Agro-based products must take advantage of loans and facilities offered by Tekun Nasional to increase their production of halal food products says Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Minister.
Sarawak can learn from Thailand’s vast strides made in developing its Halal industry, particularly to further aid the development of Tanjung Manis Halal Hub to contribute more towards the state’s economy.
Brazilian exports of Halal meat, i.e. meat produced in accordance with Islamic precepts, were up 447% in revenues and 76% in volume in the past ten years, and amounted to US$ 1.5 billion in 2012.
Australian red meat exports to Saudi Arabia have soared so far this year with analysts predicting further growth in the market.
The Trade Department told food exporters and manufacturers to comply with the maximum residue limits for pesticides on food products imposed by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
The initiative to transform Dubai into the world’s capital of the Islamic economy is progressing steadily with confidence towards the goals as scheduled.
This week, Sarawak gets put into the spotlight as business titans from Qatar representing institutional investment bodies, halal food industries and Islamic finance descend upon Kuching.
Eight leading Pakistani companies are participating in the 14th edition of the Malaysian International Food and Beverage Trade Fair (MIFB 2013) being held at the Putra World Trade Centre from June 6-8, 2013.
Leading local halal food and beverage (F&B) group, Brahim’s Holdings Bhd, expects its F&B division to contribute between 10% and 20% next year towards the group’s revenue.
The UK’s Department for Environment and Rural Affairs (Defra) announced that the status quo governing religious slaughter will be remain in place for both Jewish and Muslim ritual slaughter.