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V price increases to €1.85/kg

Germany: V price 1.85 €/kg (range 1.85 – 1.90 €/kg) The weekly slaughter figures are still at a low level with 750,852 pigs ( previous week 781,000). , the slaughter weights of 97.2 kg (previous week 97.2 kg) remain unchanged. For the coming month, one should keep an eye on the PLH quantities that are due for outsourcing. In addition, the vacation/holiday season begins. The pre -registrations are...
  • persistently low battle numbers
  • still low pre-registrations
  • Part prices for resale are increasing
  • slower demand for grills due to inflation
  • insufficient export opportunities

ZMP Market Analyses

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  • Development of the pork market in 2022

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  • US hog inventories as of Mar 1, 2022

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