Tuesday 29 September at 5pm
Prices blip but optimistic outlook for containment
Cynics in the pork and bacon trades have long regarded livestock disease as the most reliable form of pig price support, and sure enough an outbreak of classical swine fever in Catalonia has...
Tight supplies of pork and declining production of bacon are the grim prospect facing buyers committed to UK sourcing, according to the MLC's latest Market Outlook.
The key figures are revised livestock census results from MAFF, showing the...
Prices up but oversupply will remain
Pig prices in the UK will rise significantly next spring or early summer, but the general outlook is still for an oversupplied market.
This was the slightly confusing message from pig and pork traders among the...
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