Pork Prices

The pork analyst confirmed Russia is aiming for pork self-sufficiency by 2020

Q&A with AHDB Pork analyst

By Oscar Rousseau

Global pork prices are at their lowest levels in nearly eight years, according to a report from the UK levy board AHDB Pork. 

The US has exported increased amounts of poultry to Taiwan

Taiwan increases imports of US poultry

By Georgi Gyton

High pork prices have pushed up US poultry exports to Taiwan, with numbers up significantly during the first half of 2014, according to the latest Global Agricultural Information Network report, from the US Department of Agriculture’s Foreign Agricultural...

Pork prices jump in Ukraine

Pork prices jump in Ukraine

By Vladislav Vorotnikov

Amid the continuing political crisis, Ukraine has reported a sharp rise of about 40% in the price of pork during the past two weeks. On the first week in April the retail price of pork was about UAH45 (US$3.78) per kg, while this week it rose to UAH59-UAH65...

Pork prices down according to Chinese Department of Agriculture data

Low prices and gloomy outlook for China’s pigs

By Mark Godfrey

It is proving a gloomy start to the year for China’s pig producers, with low prices for hogs continuing to dog the sector. The latest data from the Department of Agriculture in Beijing showed that, as of 12 February, the national average price of RMB13.23/kg...

Ukraine pork pricse could collapse due to oversupply

Ukraine may face pig production crisis

By Vladislav Vorotnikov

Ukraine could face a collapse in pork prices this year due to oversupply, which is already taking its toll on the market, said the Association of Pig Producers of Ukraine. This, in turn, could lead to a crisis in pig production, it added, predicting that,...

The industry has regained some losses

Positive pork outlook for latter half of 2013

By Line Elise Svanevik

Figures from Rabobank show the outlook for the global pork industry is promising for the second half of this year, with the first quarter showing stability in the market.

Russia sees rapid fall in prices

Russia sees rapid fall in prices

By Vladislav Vorotnikov

Meat and poultry prices in Russia have fallen dramatically in the wake of the country’s accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO), producers’ unions have warned.