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A turbulent period for the global pork trade

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Read about a turbulent few months for the global pork trade and prospects for the next period.

The global pork trade has been through a turbulent period during the last few months. Disease issues in various regions, restrictions relating to the use of feed additives and, more recently, international geopolitics, have all caused disruptions. Nevertheless, despite relatively tight supplies in many parts of the world and significantly higher prices, the amount of pork traded internationally during the first half of 2014 was higher than a year earlier.

You can read more about recent developments in the global pork trade and prospects for the coming months in the document below.