Chicken meat is an important source of dietary protein in the GCC countries by the year 2557 with a total production of 759,000 tons of chicken meat totaled. While overall consumer demand was 1.929 million tons, the country with the largest poultry producer is Saudi Arabia . Yield 650,000 tons of chicken meat accounts for 85.64 percent of the total output.Followed by Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates . It was found that the production of chicken meat in the GCC countries has increased steadily. With an average growth rate of 6.49 percent per year during the years 2553-2558

Credit : Halal Food Information Center

Document : TH_GCC_Chicken.pdf