Thursday, June 13, 2024
Rise in chicken consumption in Philippines as pork prices rise, industry official says
There has been an increase in the consumption of chicken in the Philippines, due to the spike in the retail price of pork as well as special occasions such as graduations and fiestas, United Broiler Raisers Association (UBRA) president Elia ...
Wednesday, June 12, 2024
National Pork Producers Council urges US Senate Finance Committee to renew trade preference programmes
In written testimony submitted to the US Senate Finance Committee, the US National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) has urged the renewal of US trade preference programmes that have historically provided leverage during market access negotiati ...
Friday, May 17, 2024
Major US pork processor Clemens acquires Kunzler & Company
Clemens Food Group, the fifth largest pork processor in the United States with a vertically coordinated pork production operation, has announced the acquisition of Lancaster-based Kunzler & Company, Inc.
Thursday, May 9, 2024
US pork exports in March 2024 rose 0.1% in volume
March exports of US pork were steady with 2023's volume and edged higher in value, according to data released by the US Department of Agriculture and compiled by the US Meat Export Federation (USMEF).
Tuesday, May 7, 2024
US pork producers pressed lawmakers on criticial issues at conference in Washington, DC
About 100 pork producers in the United States participated in the National Pork Producers Council's (NPPC) spring Legislative Action Conference in Washington, DC.
Friday, May 3, 2024
Lidl Great Britain to support UK pork industry with US$627 million investment
Discount retailer Lidl Great Britain has announced a significant £500 million (US$627 million) investment to bolster the UK pork industry.
Thursday, April 25, 2024
Pork producers organisation urges for stronger US trade agenda
The National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) in the United States has led 30 other agricultural organisations in urging the country's Office of the US Trade Representative to recommit to an aggressive trade agenda, hold trading partners to th ...
Tuesday, April 23, 2024
Approved Russian company delivered 167.99 tonnes of pork by-products to China in early April
Another Russian pork and pork by-products company approved by China's General Administration of Customs shipped three batches of pork by-products totaling 167.99 tonnes to the country in early April, according to Russia's Federal Service fo ...
Tuesday, April 16, 2024
US pork producers lobby US Congress on industry priorities
Approximately 100 pork producers convened in Washington DC, US for the National Pork Producers Council's (NPPC) spring Legislative Action Conference, engaging with lawmakers on critical issues impacting the US pork industry while receiving ...
Monday, April 15, 2024
US pork exports rose by 14% in February
US pork exports in February increased 14% from a year ago to 250,930 metric tons, while value jumped 15% to US$685.1 million, according to the US Meat Export Federation.
Monday, April 8, 2024
Pork prices in California, US, increased by average of 20% due to state's Prop 12
Consumers in California, the United States, may have seen higher prices for pork at their local supermarkets since July 1, 2023, and this is due to the impacts of California's new law, Proposition 12 (Prop 12), which was partially implement ...
Wednesday, April 3, 2024
Report highlights significance of US beef and pork exports for corn and soybean economies
A new report, conducted independently by Dave Juday of The Juday Group and released by the U.S. Meat Export Federation, underscored the integral role of US beef and pork exports in driving the economics of corn and soybean production, Brown ...
Wednesday, April 3, 2024
US pork exports reached 55,300 tonnes in week ending March 21
US pork export sales surged to a marketing year high during the week ending March 21.
Friday, March 22, 2024
US National Pork Producers Council backs Biden's USDA budget proposal
The US National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) has expressed its support for President Biden's fiscal 2025 budget, which proposed US$29.2 billion in discretionary authority for the US Department of Agriculture (USDA), marking a US$2 billion ...
Thursday, March 21, 2024
US pork exports at 251,424 metric tonnes in January
US pork continued to make gains in a wide range of Western Hemisphere and Asia-Pacific destinations, according to the US Meat Export Federation (USMEF).

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