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Spanish exports continuing to grow

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According to the latest census results, Spain now has the largest pig herd in Europe, and has had the biggest sow herd for a number a years.

This has translated into increasing production year-on-year, at a time when demand has been reducing. As a net exporter of pork, Spain has grown its export market to third countries, where demand for pork has been increasing, and looks set to capitalise on these opportunities further.


To read about how the Spanish pig sector has been growing, click here.


Vikki Campbell, Senior Analyst, 024 7647 8741