KELLY NJOMBO, Lusaka
ZAMBEEF Products Plc has called for the establishment of export abattoirs to enable the country to tap into regional markets by exporting various meat products to increase foreign exchange.
Company head of marketing and corporate affairs Felix Lupindula said it is unfortunate that there is an increase in uncertified abattoirs in some parts of the country, and this poses a health hazard among consumers which is also depriving registered processors.
Mr Lupindula said this when he appeared before Parliamentary Committee on Agriculture, Lands and Natural Resources chaired by Kaputa Member of Parliament Maxas N’gonga.
He said there is need for strict regulations in the slaughtering and sale of….http://epaper.daily-mail.co.zm/