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EU Pig Prices: Uncertainty Before the Holidays
EU - Pressure is still exerted on the pig prices throughout the EU this current week of slaughter. The major German slaughter companies’ announcing of prices of 1.68 euros given mid-week last week was effective: It was not only in Germany but also
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EU Pig Prices: Steady Until Christmas
EU - This new week of the numbers of slaughter pigs in the EU has not yet bottomed out across Europe. Because producers are ready to sell, the numbers of slaughter pigs on offer are extensive and there are sufficient numbers to cover the meat indust
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EU Pig Prices: Further Price Decreases Inevitable, Bottom Reached?
EU - Pressure still continues to be exerted on the EU quotations this current week of slaughter. One of the reasons, which discomforts all European countries in a direct or indirect way, are the exports which seem to be going very slowly from the EU
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EU Pig Meat Export, Import Volumes Fall
EU - The latest figures for the first nine months of this year show a slight decline in pig meat exports from the EU of two per cent in volume, while imports were down by seven per cent, while the values of both totals have increased. The latest EU p
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EU Pig Prices: Price Pressure Continues Throughout EU
EU - Pressure is still exerted on the pig prices throughout the EU this current week of slaughter. Starting from Germany, where the price went down by 5 cents, prices partly were also corrected clearly in the neighbouring countries. The severest pri
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EU Pig Prices: Market Tends Towards Weakness
EU - This week, the European pig slaughter market tends towards weakness, starting from Germany. There, the slaughter companies increased pressure towards the weekend. While the quotations are moving sideways in Germany, Denmark, Austria and Grea
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EU Pig Prices: Waiting for the Price Increase
EU - The European pigs slaughter prices are stabilising on the existing level this current week of slaughter. The majority of quotations are moving sideways, but the upward turn as expected by the producers has not yet started. The Danish and
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EU Pig Prices: Bottom Now Reached, Consolidations Starting
EU - The European slaughter market has reached the bottom of the trough and is now in a phase of consolidation. The quotations mostly can be maintained on the current level, apart from price reductions experienced in France and Denmark. The sideways
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EU Pig Prices: End of Downward Trend in Sight?
EU - The European pig slaughter market still is continuing its downward trend during this current week of slaughter. The quotations are noticeably going down throughout Europe. Spain as a holiday country has also been hit hard this time with a cor
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EU Pig Prices: Prices Fall Noticeably
EU - During this week, the European slaughter market gets into a spin. Increased supply of pigs for slaughter meets rather listless demand for meat. The so-called domino effect has slaughter prices go clearly down throughout Europe. The falls in p
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EU Pig Prices: Market Situation Well Balanced, Stable
EU - During this week, the European slaughter market has experienced a sideward movement. The quotations remain steady on the level achieved so far. France alone does have to cope with a considerable fall in prices by almost four cents due to the
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EU Pig Prices: Market is Well Balanced, Stable
EU - During this week of slaughter, the European slaughter market has experienced a sideward movement. The quotations remain steady on the level achieved so far. France alone does have to cope with a considerable fall in prices by almost four cent
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EU Pig Prices: Steady on a High Level
EU - The European slaughter market is presently stabilising on the existing high price level throughout Europe. Germany’s key quotation currently has left no upward leeway and thus was not able to inspire the neighbouring countries’ quotations to
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EU Pig Prices: New Annual High is Reached
EU - In many EU member countries, the pig prices reached a new annual high, in the other countries the previous highs were kept on a steady level. The major reason for that still is the scarce supply of pigs mature for slaughter. In Germany, it’s
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EU Pig Prices: Stabilising on the Level Reached
EU - This week, the situation appears in a mostly balanced way on the EU slaughter markets. In southern Europe, the demand remains brisk on the part of the slaughter companies. The weather, being slightly cooler at the moment, means the pigs reach t
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EU Pig Prices: Still Increasing in the South
EU - The atmosphere continues to appear in a friendly way on the EU pig slaughter market. Supply and demand are kept in balance in Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium and Austria. As a result, the prices remain unchanged in those countries. Althou
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EU Pig Prices: Slaughter Numbers Unchanged
EU - Slaughter of finished pigs has remained unchanged this week in the EU, despite processor demand falling. Prices were the same as last week's in Germany, Austria, Belgium and the Netherlands. It appears that demand for finished pigs from pro
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EU Pig Prices: Rally is Going On
EU - The rally of increasing pig prices is still going on. In nearly each country we see a scare supply and a brisk demand.
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EU Pig Prices: Prices Increasing, Heading for New High
EU - Throughout Europe, the pig slaughter markets appear in an extremely positive mood. Apart from some exemptions, mark-ups more or less tend to be between three and five cents. Despite the public holidays that were celebrated in Austria and Franc
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EU Pig Prices: Prices Pushed Up by Good Demand, Scarce Supply
EUROPEAN UNION - In many EU member countries the quotations are again going up respectably at the end of the holiday season. With demand for pork being very good at present, the prices went up by +8 cents in Germany. In Austria, prices went up (
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EU Pig Prices: Scarce Supply, Prices Steady to Rising
EU - Measured in terms of demand, the quantities of mature pigs for slaughter are comparatively low throughout Europe. In Southern Europe in particular, the slaughter weights have been reducing over the past week, thus underlining the low provisio
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EU Pig Prices: Positive Atmosphere Throughout EU
EU - The German slaughter pig business appears to have improved over the past week, after several unsettled weeks with slaughter companies setting their own prices because of the situation they have been in. According to some dealers’ reports, in
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EU Pig Prices: Prices Increasing in Southern Europe
EU - Looked at from the sheer price, slaughter pig prices prove to be on a steady level on almost all European markets. Yet, with scarce quantities of pigs for slaughter on offer and demand being good with many vacationists on site, the atmosphere is
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EU Pig Prices: Markets Steady Almost Everywhere
EU - The EU slaughter pig markets appear in a widely steady way this current week. Prices are quoted to be unchanged almost everywhere. In the Netherlands alone the price was corrected slightly downward by 1 cent. In France, last Thursday’s Breton
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EU Pig Prices: German Fall in Prices Leads to Split Price Trends
EU - The European slaughter pig markets appear to be split. While many countries, such as Spain, Denmark and Austria, reported a steady price level, other countries were involved in the maelstrom of price decreases, which had been triggered by a few
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