In March 2022, Riyadh will be at the heart of the global poultry industry
Where the largest specialized exhibition in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in the poultry sector will be held under the patronage of His Excellency the Minister of Environment, Water and Agriculture, Engineer / Abdulrahman bin Abdul Mohsen Al-Fadhli, for commercial and scientific exchange between international suppliers and local investors . The exhibition is an ideal new and specialized platform for companies to enter the growing poultry market and take advantage of the opportunities provided by the government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to help shape the future of production in the poultry industry and its inputs in the Kingdom, the Arab Gulf states and the Middle East, which will bring together senior decision-makers in the sector from companies, government agencies and homes Experience. The exhibition will be held at the Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Center in Halls 1 and 2 on an area of 7,800 square meters.
Riyadh is the ideal place for businesses to access a thriving and rapidly growing market. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is the largest Arab Gulf country in terms of area and population, and is the growing player in poultry farming in the Middle East, as the Saudi government is investing heavily in finding innovative solutions to regional challenges in poultry production and an innovative response to the ever-increasing demand, and more than what the Kingdom produces alone. About 1.3 billion birds and 5.4 billion eggs annually.
The government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, represented by the Ministry of Environment,
Water and Agriculture and the Agricultural Development Fund, provides unparalleled financing and support for the development of the poultry sector and the expansion of local production, as it provides financing of up to 70% of the capital in modern technology projects that include the poultry sector, as well as providing facilities in Granting government lands for projects. In this way, it seeks to achieve the goal of raising the self-sufficiency rate of poultry meat to more than 65% in the coming years.
665 Million Riyals
The total amount of support provided to the poultry sector through the agricultural subsidies program amounted to more than 665 million riyals, according to the last official announcement from the Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture in January 2021. The Ministry seeks, through these subsidies, to strengthen the food security system and support new investments in the Saudi poultry industry.
Three Billion Riyals
The Board of Directors of the Agricultural Development Fund, headed by His Excellency the Minister of Environment, Water and Agriculture, approved the fund’s budget for the fiscal year 2021, by allocating a financing portfolio worth 3 billion riyals. Includes all sectors targeted for funding, including broiler poultry, egg production, and broiler breeders.
Developed by the Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture. It was represented in increasing the number of licenses and expanding investment operations to increase local production and meet the increasing demand, achieve self-sufficiency, increase the size of the macro economy and attract new investors, create job opportunities for national cadres, empower women cadres in support services in the sector, and achieve rural development.
222 License During 2020
The total number of licenses issued by the Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture in the poultry sector amounted to 222 investment licenses during 2020 that included: Broiler poultry projects, automatic slaughterhouses, and egg production. This is out of 2,436 licenses covering all sectors of agricultural and animal production in the Kingdom.
Unique business platform
The Middle East Poultry Exhibition aims to create a unique business environment for investment in the poultry industry, by linking leading international companies with local investors through programs dedicated to hosting businessmen and major investors, and implementing business meetings.
One Event .. Multiple Sectors
The Middle East Poultry Exhibition, through its various pavilions, covers all sectors of the poultry industry, in order to be the largest event and the ideal destination for investors in the sector and decision-makers in the relevant authorities and bodies. These sectors include;
- Poultry farming equipment and production techniques
- Fodder and feed factories and their equipment
- Equipment for farms and barns
- Veterinary Medicine and Food Safety
- Breeds, Origins, and Health of Poultry
- Nutrition techniques and drinking regimens
- Slaughterhouses and packaging and transportation technologies
- Egg production, transportation and storage lines
- Waste treatment and biosecurity