Astral Foods presented a doom-laden summing-up of its business this week, describing an industry crippled by load-shedding and unable to compete in the export market.

CEO Chris Schutte said at the company’s results presentation that turning more to the export market was not a viable option to improve the struggling bottom line. ..

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