Russia: Major poultry complex planned for North Caucasus

Major-poultry-complex-planned-for-North-Caucasus_dnm_headlineThe Russian government has approved the construction of the largest poultry complex in the Republic of North Caucasus, in the southern part of the country.

Around RUB3.6bn (US$120m) is being invested in the facility, which will be located in the territory of the Republic of Kabardino-Balkaria. According to the preliminary design documents, it will be able to produce 30,000 tonnes (t) of poultry per year, of which about 10,000t will be turkey meat. All products will be produced according to Muslim standards.