Livestock companies should embrace technology and collaborate for better margins

March 13, 2019

The Asian livestock market is developing along a unique trajectory. Gabriella Santosa, Deputy Head of Strategic Business Unit at Japfa International, said demographic dynamics are changing with significant proportion of the population under 30 years old, heightened social connectedness. To capture opportunities in this market, Ms Santosa believes technology & data and networks & partnerships can be applied by livestock companies in the region. “Precision farming and big data have the scalable potential to impact cost efficiency and meet the social demands of consumers,” she said. Strategic partnerships can accelerate the journey to better margins.