Promise of export refunds halts slide

by 5m Editor
26 January 2004, at 12:00am

EU - EU pig prices have stabilised after sliding from €1.25/kg (87p/kg) in early October to €1.05/kg (73p/kg) in mid-January. With high feed prices and low consumer demand knocking producers' incomes, the EC has decided to introduce export refunds as a "last resort" from Feb 2.

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