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Price Trends

09 Dec 2019

EU Reference Price (p/kg dwt)

165.62 (1.71p/kg)

07 Dec 2019

Est GB clean pig Slaughterings (000 head)

187.97 (-1.44%)

30 Nov 2019

Est GB weekly sow slaughterings (000 head)

4.38 (-0.49%)

1. EU medium-term outlook for agriculture – 2019 to 2030

The European Commission has published its latest outlook for the EU agriculture sector. The full report covers all major agricultural outputs.

2. EU spec SPP tops 160p

The EU-spec SPP moved up again in the week ending 7 December, the highest price since September 2017. This extends the price premium over the same week last year to 18.11p.

3. EU kills more pigs in September

EU pig slaughter figures published by Eurostat show a 1.3% increase in September when compared with the same month in 2018, at 20.9 million head. September 2019 did have an extra working day though.

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