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A few words from John Strak, the Editor of Whole Hog....

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Dr John Strak, Editor Whole Hog


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Headlines in the March 2019 Issue:

Growth in all cohorts for US hog herd and inventory
North American herd growth is driven by US producers
Chinese ASF reports drive turnaround in global pig prices
EU prices show signs of a recovery—driven by China
Mixed bag for Canada’s exports at the start of 2019
Trump’s tariffs spoil the party for US exports in 2018
OZ imports soar in January: exports weaken in New Year
Steep fall in Japanese imports at start of New Year
Pause for breath by S. Korean importers in Feb data
Confusion & catastrophe in China as ASF story unwinds

Short reports on VION, Russia, Rosselkhoznadzor and China, Reuters and US exports to China, ASF and hog prices in the North region of China, Anhui, Shandong, Hebei, Shanxi, and Henan. On the back page there is the price monitor for 18 countries and the chart of the week – EU pig slaughter data 2016-18, and the short view of pig prices in the USA, EU and China in the next four weeks.

37 charts and tables in this issue!

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