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Whole Hog Brief Issue 285, October 2018Whole Hog Brief Issue 202, November 2011

Whole Hog Brief Issue 284, September 2018
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Whole Hog Brief Issue 284, September 2018

Price: £75.00


The first page of the September 2018 issue presents a review of the latest (September) US Hogs & Pigs report. Page 2 reports on the June/July North American (US and Canada) census. Page 3 reports the global pig price cycle. Page 4 presents the EU pig price data for September 2018 and export trade data for July 2018. Page 5 presents the export numbers for Canada – they are not positive. On page 6 the USA’s exports have also slowed – Trump’s tariffs are hitting the value of exports. On page 7 Australia’s trade data show exports growing, strongly, whilst imports have fallen back. Page 8 reports on the trend for Japanese demand for imported pork. Page 9 reports on growth in the South Korean market in August. Page 10 reports on the Chinese market: prices continue to rise. Page 11 presents short news items covering: Marfrig, Danish Crown, Tulip, VION, APL, KORUS, NAFTA-USMCA, Belgium ASF, Japan CSF, Brazil exports, Germany castration, EU provisional census.

On the back page there is the price monitor for 18 countries and the chart of the week – ASF outbreaks in Belgium, and the short view of pig prices in the USA, EU and China in the next four weeks.


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