Saturday 23 May 2015
Food consumption

GCC food consumption on track to top 50m tonnes

Food consumption in the GCC, backed by encouraging macroeconomic drivers, is expected to grow at a 3.5 per cent CAGR between 2014 and 2019 to reach 51.9 million metric tonnes (MT), a report said. Cereals are likely to remain the m


Food sales in Saudi on track to hit $70bn

Food sales in Saudi Arabia are expected to be worth almost $70 billion by 2016, with food consumption growing at a CAGR of 2.6 per cent from 2012 to 2017, said the organisers of an upcoming F&B trade show in Jeddah. Foodex Sau


Al Bayader boosts food packing capacity

UAE-based Al Bayader International, a top food packaging specialist, has installed two thermoforming machines to boost production capacity in anticipation of 20 to 30 per cent rise in food consumption during Ramadan. Each machine

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