Animal skins are this year during Eid al-Adha collected

Every year, 9 million animals sacrificed during Eid al-Adha in Morocco and many of the animal skins will be lost.

The Moroccan Federation of leather industry (FEDIC) launches therefore a study on this subject with the Ministry of agriculture, the Ministry of industry and the Ministry of Islamic Affairs, reports medias24.

"The role of the latter is vital in raising awareness. This Department is able to convince and to show the value of action from a religious point of view ", reported a source to FEDIC.

The idea is to immediately after slaughter the animal skins to to collect and arrange, with the intention of then to use these skins in the leather industry.

Turkey is hereby taken as an example. Every year there are hundreds of thousands of skins in excellent condition restored and then used by the leather industry.

According to the estimates of approximately 75 million dirham FEDIC will these skins per year.