Pig cockpit, 08.03.2019

(AMI) - Pork prices in China have recently increased by 4 cents / kg liveweight compared to the previous week. In contrast, the very large supply in the US ensures relatively low and stagnant prices. The US pork portions are also well below the previous year's level: Shoulder (Boston) (-22%), Shoulder (Picnic) (-33%), Ham (-24%) and By-products (-13%). There is hope for an end to the trade...

Expert Opinion: 

The green side, ie the managing directors involved in the VEZG price recommendation, have kept their feet quiet for a long time with regard to the slaughtering industry. After the carnival time, the knot should burst. The weekly increase in piglet prices has decoupled from the price trend on the...