05.05.2009 - World halal food industry estimated to rise to US$655 bln
From Bernama: The world Halal food industry is estimated to rise to US$655 billion next year from US$635 billion this year, the latest research by the World Halal Forum has showed, former prime minister Tun Abdullah Ahmad Badawi disclosed Monday. He said the industry was rapidly becoming more and more of a focal point of interest in the current global economic malaise, proved by increasing international representatives within the Halal supply chain at the 4th World Halal Forum Dinner.......Full Article: Source