Pig - News from May 12th, 2021

Germany: Prices rise despite rising battle figures The weekly battle figures are significantly higher at around 915,305 (previous week 802,307). The slaughter weights have continued to decline at 97.4 kg (previous week 97.5 kg) . The pre-...

Expert Opinion: 

Increased slaughter numbers and holiday-related missed slaughter days are actually sufficient reasons for price reductions. The fact that prices were raised nonetheless suggests that demand has increased significantly and that stocks are not large enough. The low pre-registrations signal that a...