The prices of poultry, meat and rabbits have witnessed high increases across the country, that people have described as ‘crazy’. In Kafr al-Sheikh, citizens and merchants described the poultry prices as crazy. Mostafa Zeid, a poultry merchant, said the kilo of white chicken has reached LE27, while red chicken has reached LE35 per kilo. We spend on the bigger chickens daily, but we don’t get profits due to the high fodder prices." In Aswan, red chicken prices jumped up to LE30 from LE28, while the white chicken prices ranged between LE26 to LE28.
Source: Egypt Independent January 11, 2017 10:50 UTC