The other nations ready to fill live sheep trade gaps

Victoria Nugent
May 28 2024 - 8:43am
Other nations that export live sheep to the Middle East could gain extra trade from Australia's exit from the market.
Other nations that export live sheep to the Middle East could gain extra trade from Australia's exit from the market.

With Australia set to stop exporting live sheep by sea within four years under the federal government's recently released plan, Middle Eastern destinations in search of live sheep could soon begin to look elsewhere to meet market demand.

Victoria Nugent

Victoria Nugent

National sheep and wool writer

National sheep and wool writer for ACM's agricultural publications. Former livestock editor for Queensland Country Life. Send your story tips to vnugent@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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