2014 world livestock feed production up 1.6 percent

2014 world livestock feed production up 1.6 percent

Global industrial production of compound animal feeds and aquafeeds reached 846.5 million metric tons.

At-A-Glance: Global compound feed facts

Global animal feed production increased by 1.6 percent in 2014, bringing worldwide industrial production of compound feeds for livestock and aquaculture to a new high of 846.5 million metric tons, according to our latest World Feed Panorama survey. To put this figure into perspective, approximately 254.5 million tons have been added to the global output since 2000 and about 81.3 million tons since 2010, the exclusive database reveals.