About UsUS Halal Association, Inc. (also known as USHA) is registered corporation in the state of Illinois. US Halal Association strongly believes that Islamic values and American values are very much in sync. Main objective of US Halal Association is to create 'awareness' among consumers, thereby identifying local and national businesses that follow guidelines defined for Halal Lifestyle.
Over 1.6 billion or about 25% of the world population are MuslimsU.S. Muslims will go from 2.6 million people in 2010 to 6.2 million in 2030Global Halal market estimated to be worth US$632 billion a year Halal market represent a high value market to food manufacturers and other businessesKosher food standard bears certain similarities to the Muslim halal standardIn order to be Halal, following are forbidden•Pork and pork-by products•Animals improperly slaughtered•animals that were dead prior to slaughtering•blood and blood by products•Alcoholic drinks•Charging and paying of interest (riba)•Gambling•Pornography