February 8, 2021
Russia's pork production rises 11.9% in 2020
Russia's food production rose by 3.5% on 2020, with the production of meat products increasing and pork output rising significantly from 2019.
In meat production, the largest growth was shown by the production of pork - totaling 2.8 million tonnes, up 11.9% from the year before.
Chilled poultry meat totaled 3.3 million tonnes, up 0.9% from 2019. The output of meat and meat-containing semi-finished products, chilled or frozen, increased by 8.2% to 4 million tonnes. The production of cooked sausages increased by 3.4% to 1.6 million tonnes.
- Rossiyskaya Gazeta (Russia)