Domestic Economy

Red Meat Output Up 11%

Red Meat Output Up 11%
Red Meat Output Up 11%

A total of 50,761 tons of red meat were produced in Iran’s official slaughterhouses during the month ending May 21 to register an 8% increase compared to the previous month and an 11% year-on-year rise.
The Statistical Center of Iran's latest report shows beef accounted for 25,295 tons, or 49.8% of the overall meat production, indicating a year-on-year decline of 1%, SCI reported on its website.
A total of 21,331 tons of lamb (up 30% YOY), 3,141 tons of goat meat (up 10% YOY) and 994 tons of meat from other types of livestock were produced during the one-month period, accounting for 42%, 6.2% and 2% of the total output respectively.

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