AHDB Pork’s weekly pig costs, slaughter knowledge and commentary for Nice Britain
The GB EU-Spec deadweight SPP rose by 2.49p within the week ending July 2, bringing it to 188.88p/kg.
Estimated slaughter within the week was 172,500 head, practically 4,000 greater than final week, and 13,000 greater than the identical week final yr. This brings annual clear pig slaughter to an estimated 4.81 million head, 1.7% greater than on the similar level final yr.
Carcase weights averaged 89.01kg, 330g lighter than final week and a weight not seen since September.
The EU-Spec APP was 192.74p/kg within the week ending June 25, a weekly rise of 1.11p.
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