Monday, December 5, 2022
Drop in Spain's pork exports to non-EU markets slowed in first nine months of 2022
The decrease in Spain's pork exports to markets outside the European Union continued in the first nine months of 2022, but it has slowed down compared to the first half of the year.
Tuesday, November 29, 2022
EU pork exports dropped in first nine months of 2022
In the first nine months of 2022, EU pork exports were 18.2% below compared to the same period last year (3,917,697 tonnes in 2022 versus 4,787,623 tonnes in 2021).
Monday, November 28, 2022
Major UK pork producer hires butchers from the Philippines to replace lost EU workers
Cranswick Plc, one of the biggest pork producers in the UK, has spent GBP 4 million (~US$4.8 million; GBP 1 = US$1.21) to hire 400 butchers from the Philippines, following a staff crisis that threatened to affect production, as European wor ...
Thursday, November 24, 2022
European pork producer Danish Crown to build US$120 million gammon plant in UK
Major European pork producer Danish Crown will construct a GBP 100 million (~US$120 million; GBP 1 = US$1.20) gammon and bacon plant in UK, despite having to face post-Brexit red tape, The Telegraph reported.
Monday, October 10, 2022
EU pork output down on reduced slaughter
The EU produced 1.78 million tonnes and 1.66 million tonnes of pork in June and July respectively, a year-on-year decline of 5.7% for June and an 8.4% decline for July, the UK Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board reported.
Tuesday, September 20, 2022
The largest pork producer in Europe reduces employment as supplies fall
Danish Crown, the largest pork producer in Europe, announced on Thursday that it would eliminate 350 jobs at two factories in Denmark due to a decline in supplies from farmers who were negatively impacted by rising energy and feed prices, R ...
Thursday, September 8, 2022
EU nations can now export pork and poultry to South Korea
Following discussions between the European Commission and South Korea, EU countries can export pork and poultry to South Korea more easily, as the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs of the Republic of Korea (MAFRA) has decided ...
Monday, September 5, 2022
UK strengthens requirements for pork entering Great Britain from EU
The United Kingdom has imposed a new control that will strengthen the requirements for the delivery of pork and pork products into Great Britain from the European Union and European Free Trade Association states.
Friday, September 2, 2022
Higher feed costs expected to have strong impact on poultry, pork productions in Europe
Summer droughts across Europe have led to a drop in grain and cereals production, raising prices for animal feed which, combined with a lack of pasture land, will potentially have a strong impact on European poultry and pork productions, ex ...
Monday, June 20, 2022
Rabobank: EU-UK pork productions dropped in February while exports down in March
Pork productions of the European Union and United Kingdom need to decline to rebalance supply and demand, according to Rabobank.
Monday, June 6, 2022
European pork exports fall 28.7% in Q1 2022
European pork exports totaled 1,142,712 tonnes in the first quarter of 2022, a decrease of 28.7%, compared to the same period last year.
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
Demand for pork in Europe continues to rise this year
The upward trend in European pork consumption that began in the second half of 2021 has continued into 2022, the UK Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board reported.
Monday, April 11, 2022
Netherlands requests for biggest amount of EU private storage aid for pork
The European Union's private storage aid for pork came into force in March and according to the data, as of March 30, aid had been requested for a total of 12,356 tonnes, with the Netherlands as the member state that has requested aid for t ...
Wednesday, March 23, 2022
EU pork market expands domestically
Eurostat's EU December pork production data showed exports have declined in the second half of 2021 as demand from China fell, with the increased pork output consumed domestically in the region, the UK Agriculture and Horticulture Developme ...
Monday, March 14, 2022
Slow Chinese demand, feed costs attributed to expected drop in EU pork production
The European Union's pork production is forecast to fall based on slowing Chinese demand combined with rising feed costs, according to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).

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