According to the news of The Citizen newspaper, Tanzania doubled its exports to Qatar, which is the top meat exporter, in November from the previous month.
According to the data of the Tanzania Meat Authority, Qatar, which imported 632 tons of meat from the country in October, purchased 1,423 tons of meat in November, an increase of 125 percent.
While 37 percent of the country’s total meat exports in November went to Qatar, the highest demand was for goat meat.
Tanzania, which makes the majority of its meat exports to the Gulf countries, earned about $5.37 million from its sales to Qatar in November.
The 2022 World Cup kicked off with the opening game of host Qatar on 20 November. Argentina won the World Cup after beating France in penalty shootout yesterday in the 2022 FIFA World Cup final match.
Hundreds of thousands of football fans flocked to Qatar to watch the World Cup matches.