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26 December 2011

EU Pig Meat Production Update EU Pig Meat Production Update

The latest Eurostat statistics for pig meat production in the European Union in 2010 include one amendment but this has not affected the total for the region, writes Jackie Linden, senior editor of ThePigSite.
EU Pig Statistics European Commission Research

In its latest edition for 2010, the Eurostat figure for pig meat production in Spain has been revised downwards to just under 3.369 million tonnes. This is just 2.4 per cent more than in 2009.

The total output for the EU-27 in 2010 has not been affected by this change.

Also included in the Eurostat figures is pig meat production in Croatia, which increased from 78,300 tonnes in 2009 to 88,500 tonnes in 2010 – increase of 13.0 per cent.

Pig meat production in the EU – 2009 and 2010
(tonnes; as of 16 December 2011)
  2009 2010 Difference % change
EU-27 21,279,458 22,010,778 +731,300 +3.4
Germany 5,241,355 5,443,166 201,811 +3.9
Spain 3,290,571 3,368,921 +78,350 +2.4
France 2,004,185 2,010,326 +6,141 +0.3
Poland 1,608,238 1,741,425 +133,187 +8.3
Denmark 1,583,200 1,666,300 +83,100 +5.2
Italy 1,588,444 1,632,715 +44,271 +2.8
Netherlands 1,274,980 1,288,274 +13,294 +1.0
Belgium 1,082,036 1,123,769 +41,733 +3.9
UK 720,253 774,466 +54,213 +7.5
Austria 533,436 542,131 +8,695 +1.6
Hungary 388,717 416,146 +27,429 +7.1
Portugal 373,420 384,201 +10,781 +2.9
Czech Republic 284,572 275,905 -8,667 -3.0
Sweden 260,748 263,478 +2,730 +1.0
Romania 222,070 234,195 +12,125 +5.5
Ireland 195,575 214,129 +18,554 +9.5
Finland 205,655 203,068 -2,587 -1.3
Greece 117,583 113,717 -3,866 -3.3
Slovakia 70,145 68,599 -1,546 -2.2
Cyprus 58,102 57,059 -1,043 -1.8
Lithuania 41,428 54,814 +13,386 +32.2
Bulgaria 38,287 37,346 -941 -2.5
Estonia 30,808 31,930 +1,122 +3.6
Slovenia 24,115 24,902 +787 +3.3
Latvia 24,757 23,327 -1,430 -5.8
Luxembourg 9,409 9,509 +100 +1.1
Malta 7,369 6,960 -409 -5.6
Data from Eurostat

Further Reading

- You can view our report on the previous Eurostat data by clicking here.


Further Reading

- You can view our report on the Eurostat data for pig populations in the EU in 2010 by clicking here.


Updated December 2011

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