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Global export prices pick up but volumes fall

02 December 2016

Average global pork prices continued to edge up in the third quarter of this year, based on analysis of export prices from the four major global exporters.

December UK Pig Meat Market Update out now

01 December 2016

The latest edition of our UK pig meat market update is out now.

Closing the productivity gap and increasing demand underpin new AHDB Pork strategy

01 December 2016

Closing the productivity gap between English and EU pig producers and a new focus on pork as a midweek meal solution are two underpinning themes of AHDB Pork’s three year strategy published for consultation today (1 December).

UK pig prices - week ended 26 November 2016

30 November 2016

The EU-spec SPP rose yet again for week ended 26 November, climbing 0.58p to reach 150.74p/kg.

Irish export growth slows but UK shipments advance further

29 November 2016

Latest Irish fresh/frozen pork export figures show volumes for the first three quarters of 2016 were up 13% on the previous year, at 139.1 thousand tonnes.

Northern Ireland pig herd grows; Wales shows further decline

28 November 2016

Final results for the June Agricultural Census in Northern Ireland indicate that the pig herd showed slightly more growth than previously anticipated. In contrast, the small Welsh herd declined further.

Modest German export growth continues

28 November 2016

Total German fresh/frozen pork export volumes during the first nine months of the year were up 5% on 2015, at 1.37 million tonnes.

Feed market update - November 2016

28 November 2016

Read our latest summary of developments in the animal feed market.

Comparing UK pig prices with competitors’ prices

25 November 2016

Last month, we published analysis looking at how GB pig prices compare with the EU average price. However, in reality British pork is mainly competing with product from a smaller number of countries; three-quarters of UK imports come from just four, Denmark, the Netherlands, Germany and Ireland. So how do GB prices compare with these four countries?