Poultry International is including two, new tables available exclusively on WATTPoultry.com; one detailing the average live weight of broilers in select regions and another listing day-old-chick production for selected companies.

To read the October Poultry International Top Companies edition, go to www.poultryinternational-digital.com. This issue of the magazine includes tables ranking top broiler and egg producers globally and also by region. Also new this year, select tables include subsidiary companies to further explain the makeup of parent companies.


Average live weight for broiler by region

The average live weight per broiler in Africa is 1.08 kg smaller than the average live weight per broiler produced in North America.



Digging deeper into the top broiler and egg producers

For more Top Companies insights, access the WATTPoultry Top Poultry Companies database to look up individual company profiles, sort by region or product type. The database offers production and processing information on more than 1,000 poultry producers from around the globe. The data includes company headquarters, the company's production of poultry and other products, types of poultry produced and other key company information.


Annual day-old-chick production

Of the companies for which WATT gathered day-old-chick data, Arab Company for Livestock Development (ACOLID) ranked top of the list, producing 1,007,000,000 day-old-chicks annually for its broiler operations.