World Feed Panorama: Avian flu, oversupply slowing growth

Although compound animal and aquafeed tonnage grew by 1 percent in 2016, it appears the industry is slowing down.

World Feed Panorama Facts at a glance

World compound feeds produced by industrial manufacturers for food animals and aquaculture reached 893.2 million metric tons in 2016, on figures compiled for our latest exclusive World Feed Panorama survey of industry trends. This compares with 884.4 million tons as the global total in 2015 and points to a volume increase of 1.0 percent in 2016.