Schweine Cockpit, 06.06.2019

(AMI) - While German exports of pork fell 4% year-on-year last year, export volumes were nearly stable in the first quarter of this year. The development of exports to countries outside the EU is interesting. Overall, these rose by almost 10%. The deciding factor for this development is the strong increase in demand from Asia. China alone imported 17% more German pork from January to March of...

Expert Opinion: 

In addition to the scarce supply of slaughter pigs, the brisk export, in particular, made it possible to increase the slaughter pig price considerably in recent months. At least for now, there are no signs that foreign trade could collapse in the coming months. However, this can happen faster...