Pig news from 10/14/2020

Germany: The supply pressure continues to rise. Prices unchanged. The slaughter numbers of the previous week increased slightly to 811,752 (previous week 790,424), the slaughter weights are already 98.4 kg. The pre-registrations for the current week remain at a high level at 302...

Expert Opinion: 

Finished fattening pigs accumulate in front of the limited slaughter capacities. Piglets cannot be moved to the required extent. Here, too, a backlog. In contrast to summer, the usual seasonal increase in supply in the live cattle sector has to be coped with. In contrast, the fresh meat offer is...