'There is a slowdown and this was due to the new policies of our markets abroad in terms of halal
recognition and standards coming particularly from Gulf Cooperation Countries, like the United Arab Emirates [UAE] and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia [KSA], among others, but we expect these numbers to go back to its growth trend,' Lopez said.
However, some of the carbonated drinks consumed here have the halal
The Universal Islamic Center, which runs the annual event, is also the institutional partner of Davao City Halal
Industry Development Council.
'There is a major consensus on this though it has yet to be formalised, which is to have Malaysia to lead Muslim countries for the unification so that we are borderless in terms of applying halal
lifestyle,' he told a special interview in conjunction with Pakatan Harapan's (PH) first anniversary in power.
However, the halal
market is non-exclusive to Muslims.
logo has now become a symbol of quality and religious compliance and this makes it sound as the new green.
Around 27 Philippine exporters of food and non-food halal-certified products showcased their products in the world's largest expo for halal
The volume of overall Halal
products is estimated to have reached $3 trillion in the world.
certified products are considered healthier because they have no alcohol content or pork or pork-derived ingredients.
The third part of Halal
ecosystem consist of Halal
infrastructure development in which different projects of development and ware-houses are included.
At present, the share of Pakistan in halal
market in only one percent but promoting halal
industry with incentives from the government, the country's exporters could compete well in this direction and clinch maximum share in the market.