Opinion: What are the barriers to growth in the halal industry

Thursday 20 September 2018

Halal food is the largest and most diverse sector within the Islamic economy. Its expansion has resulted in the emergence of numerous halal startups, from baby food and confectionary to ready-meals.

This short video for Euro News shows that Halal tourism is growing at twice the pace as normal tourism and also speaks with the Director of Emirates Authority for Standardization and Metrology ESMA, Abdulla Al Maeeni who are working with other organisations on the regulation, certification and accreditation of Halal for the global market.