SA’s plans to raise tariffs on chicken imports are likely to bring relief to RCL Foods, one of the country’s producers affected by the lower cost of meat coming from the US and Brazil.

RCL, which makes Sunbake bread, Selati sugar and Rainbow chicken, is part of an industry body that applied for measures to counter underpriced poultry imports that cost the local industry R6.5bn in annual losses...

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