David MacLennan, CEO of Cargill â the number two beef player in the U.S. â told FOX Business consumers are tired of chicken.
âOur beef business in the U.S. is growing,â MacLennan told Maria Bartiromo on Mornings with Maria Wednesday. âPeople are eating more beef. I think they are rotating now out of chicken.â
According to MacLennan, fish is also becoming more popular.
âThe world is going to eat more fish â more salmon, more shrimp, more tilapia. So we have a significant fish feed business in Cargill.â
MacLennan attributed the trend to healthier lifestyles.
âItâs about health. Consumer preferences are changing. People are more aware, especially in developed economies, about the food that they eat, whatâs in it [and] who made it.â