Main Targets of the Poultry Sector
Total Traditional Family Poultry (TFP) and Improved Family Poultry (IFP) are about 8.7 million hens at the beginning of the target year (2014/2015).
Target for 2020:
To raise chicken meat production to 164,000 tons (235%) and eggs to 3.9 billion (828%) from 48.9 tons and 419 million respectively
Gradual move from traditional (scavenging) family poultry to improved (semi-scavenging) family poultry system in the following format:
Source: Ministry of Livestock & Fishery
Here huge investment is expected from the private sector mainly on Day Old Chicks (DOC), fertile egg, table egg, pullets, layers and broilers supply.