November 29, 2021


Brazil's swine slaughter increases 7.6% in Q3


Brazil's swine slaughter grew by 7.6% in the third quarter of 2021 compared to the same period of 2020, according to the  Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE).


Compared to the second quarter of this year, this was a 5.1% increase in slaughter.


Pork production grew compared to the same quarter of the previous year (+8.5%) and compared to the immediate preceding quarter (+4.5%), totaling 1.27 million tonnes.


- IBGE (Brazil)