Over the year, this category has been showing double-digit growth in Russia.
870,000 birds have been culled since January to stop the spread of the virus.
After a few months of continuous decline, turkey meat production increases by 17.2% in March.
Local production is so low that the African country must rely 85% on imports.
Cherkizovo has sent already the first batch of 27 tonnes of turkey wigs to mainland China and hop...
The world's other main producers, Brazil and the US are confronted with a similar situation.
Egg shipments are the most impacted but, at the same time, imports have dropped as well.
"Expect a wave of bankruptcies in the sector", warns KRD-IG in a tweet.