Statistics

FEFAC, the European Compound Feed Manufacturers’ Federation, represents 28 national Associations in 27 European countries.


The EU-28 compound feed industry employs over 100,000 persons on app. 3,500 production sites often in rural areas, which offer few employment opportunities (2019).


Farm animals in the EU-28 (consumed an estimated 795 million tonnes of feed in 2019, of which about 20% are produced by the compound feed manufacturers.


Turnover of the EU-28 compound feed industry was estimated at € 50 billion (2019).


Some key statistics about individual FEFAC members can be found in the 60th Anniversary Report.