Procurement price forecast for live pigs for the period 10 - 16 August 2020

The Department of the Analytical Association "Meat Branches" informed that the forecast of purchase prices in the period from 10 to 16 August 2020 will be: 45 - 47 UAH / kg for pigs live weight, according to

The price situation on the livestock market of pigs stopped at the maximum mark and normalized. Of course, during the summer heat, the process of feeding of pigs, with the lack of adjustments to summer rations, leads to the following result: lack of optimal live weight. This is a natural way to reduce supply in the short term and raise prices for live pigs for a while. With regard to prices, the position of products in this category is under pressure, not including the number of sizes of its supply within the market, price volatility with respect to other categories of meat.

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