June 19, 2018
Turkish poultry production rises in April
Chicken meat production increased 10.9% to 191,567 tonnes compared with April 2017, while turkey meat production increased 63.6% to 5,980 tonnes from last year.
The number of slaughtered chicken in April increased 11% to 109 million compared with the same month in 2017, while that of slaughtered turkey rose 51.4% to 571,000.
Turkey is the world's eighth-largest poultry meat producer as of 2016.
Chicken meat production, April 2018