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Average price 1.23 € / kg (range 1.20 - 1.25 € / kg)

Germany: unchanged V- price 1.23 € / kg   The weekly battle figures remained comparatively high at 823,445 (previous week 668,544) due to a certain amount of catching up to do; the slaughter weights have risen to 97.5 kg (previous week 96.7 kg). After the holidays, the slaughter is usually a little higher. The pre-registrations are still low at 261,200 pigs (previous week 262,200). The reduced...
  • low pre-registrations
  • usual weak demand in January
  • still high battle numbers
  • increased slaughter weights
  • insufficient third country export

ZMP Market Analyses

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  • Pig prices at the beginning of 2022

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  • Pork market at the turn of the year 2021-22

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