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on March 10, 2017

Country Bird, RCL react to South African poultry crisis

EU chicken imports said to have been a major factor in decision to close Country Bird plant

Imports of chicken from the European Union are being blamed for the impending closure of one of the processing facilities belonging to Country Bird Holdings of South Africa.

Country Bird is South Africa’s third largest chicken company, according to Business Live, and currently it has three poultry slaughterhouses. The…

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