22 May 2017
EU Reference Price (p/kg dwt)
20 May 2017
Est GB clean pig Slaughterings (000 head)
06 May 2017
Est GB weekly sow slaughterings (000 head)
Specific import customs duties are converted to sterling using the market rate of exchange published in the Official Journal of the European Union on the penultimate working day of the previous month.
June 2017 rate: €1 = £0.87190 quoted on 26 May 2017.
Source: EU Commission
The hunt is on to find one exceptional individual to receive the pig industry’s most prestigious award.
The upward trend in GB pig prices continued in week ended 20 May, with the EU-spec SPP rising 0.76p to stand at 159.21p/kg.
The European Commission (EC) has released its latest economic forecast (Spring 2017), which predicts the likely shape of the EU and member state economies through to 2018.
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