INDIA – Allana Group, a leader in the food and beverage sector and a trailblazer in food processing, is set to revolutionize India’s poultry industry with a US$119K investment. 

The company, known globally as the largest exporter of frozen meat from India, plans to infuse these funds (approximately INR 1,000 Crore) into the establishment of seven advanced poultry processing units across the country.

The company’s investment will see the establishment of these seven processing units in strategic locations, leveraging existing infrastructure. 

Allana Group will also form joint ventures with leading poultry integrators to secure a steady supply of broiler chickens nationwide. 

Future plans include diversifying into value-added products and adopting environmentally controlled farming practices. 

This strategic move comes as India’s poultry sector experiences significant growth, fueled by a rising population, increased purchasing power, urbanization, and the proliferation of Western quick-service restaurants (QSRs). 

The demand for affordable, high-quality animal protein is surging, with per capita chicken consumption expected to rise from the current 5.6 kg to the global average of 14 kg. 

The broiler meat industry in India is one of the fastest-growing segments, boasting a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 8%. 

Allana Group aims to tap into this momentum, leveraging its vast global experience in meat processing to emerge as a leading chicken processor for both domestic and international markets.

Our commitment is to deliver high-quality processed chicken products that meet international standards,” stated Asim Allana, a member of the promoter family.

 “We plan to introduce cutting-edge processing technologies and stringent quality controls to ensure our products are safe, hygienic, and competitively priced. This investment in the poultry sector is designed to enhance our product portfolio and address the growing demand for affordable protein sources in India.”

In addition to their new venture in poultry, Allana Group is the world’s largest producer of frozen halal boneless buffalo, goat, and lamb meat. 

India, home to the world’s largest buffalo population (57%), has led the global market in buffalo meat exports since 1969. 

Their innovative packaging solutions, such as Vacuum Packed Chilled Meat (VPCM), extend product shelf life. 

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