Monday, August 8, 2022
AHDB: EU pig meat production up 1.3% in May
Pig meat production in the European Union totaled 1.9 million tonnes in May, up 1.3% compared to a year earlier, the United Kingdom's Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) reported on August 5.
Tuesday, July 5, 2022
5% drop in EU pig meat production numbers during Q1 2022
EU pig meat production figures in the first quarter of 2022 showed a decline of 5% year-on-year, as pig meat producers in the European Union continue to struggle with the cost of production versus an under par pig price.
Tuesday, February 8, 2022
European Commission urged to adopt initiatives to help EU pig meat sector
The Chair of the European Parliament's Agriculture Committee, Norbert Lins, and the majority of political groups in the committee have called on the European Commission to adopt "immediate initiatives aimed to alleviate the negative si ...
Tuesday, January 11, 2022
EU pig meat exports dropped 16% in September last year
The latest figures from the United Kingdom's Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) show shipments of EU pig meat declined by 16% in September 2021 compared with the same month the year before.
Monday, December 20, 2021
EU pig meat consumption to drop in coming decade
Meat markets in the European Union will be influenced by sustainability, societal and health concerns over the next 10 years, according to the EU 2021-31 agricultural outlook.
Monday, December 20, 2021
Czech Republic highlights challenges faced by European pig meat sector
The Czech Republic recently informed the European Commission about the challenges facing the pig meat sector in Europe.
Monday, February 1, 2021
EU exports more pig meat in first 10 months of last year
The European Union has exported 36% more pig meat in the first 10 months of 2020 compared to the same period in 2019.
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Sales of processed pig meat products in EU gain headway
Purchases of processed pig meat products in the EU posted growth in market value in 2017, while fresh pork also showed signs of improving in southern Europe, but continued to struggle further north, according to AHDB Pork.
Thursday, January 4, 2018
EU pig meat production steady until 2030, says outlook report
EU pig meat production is expected to increase slightly in the next few years, but decline back to 2017 levels by 2030, according to the latest EU agricultural outlook covering 2017-2030.
Thursday, October 5, 2017
EU pig meat production barely rises in July
EU pig meat production in July remained relatively unchanged year-on-year at 1.8 million tonnes, according to provisional data from the EU Commission, AHDB reported. In the seven months through July, EU pig meat production was just 1% lower ...
Friday, July 28, 2017
Lower EU pig meat production, higher consumption predicted for 2017
EU pig meat production this year is forecast to fall 0.6% from last year to 23.4 million tonnes carcass weight equivalent (cwe), pushing up prices, according to the latest (Summer 2017) short-term outlook report by the European Commission.
Monday, July 17, 2017
Japan to cut tariffs on EU pig meat imports
Japan has agreed to cut tariffs significantly on EU pig meat imports.
Thursday, June 29, 2017
EU pig meat exports to China sharply decline in April
The EU's total pig meat exports, including offal, to all third countries (non-member states) fell 4% year-on-year during the first four months, AHDB Pork said, citing the latest figures from Eurostat.
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
'Export demand props up EU pig meat market'
Amid falling consumer demand for pig meat in key EU markets, export demand is doing the job of supporting the EU market, the pork division of the UK Agriculture & Horticulture Development Board said.
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
EU pig meat exports up 3% in Q1, supported by alternative Asian markets
EU exports of pig meat products (including offal) to third countries (non-EU member states) grew by 5% year-on-year in the first quarter, according to latest figures from the European Commission as compiled by AHDB Pork.

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