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

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Headlines in the October 2020 Issue:

US hog census raises queries re. sows & inventory
Mid 2020: breeding herd divergence for US & Canada
EU and UK prices in retreat after 2019/20 recovery
Change in EU Pig Slaughter 2020/2019
All change for pig price cycle as turning point arrives
EU producers feel the pain as ASF scare hits Germany
Canada’s exports rebound: but everything rests on China
US exports falter in July: China’s export demand is crucial
OZ imports in decline whilst exports bounce around
July data show Japan’s imports falling from all suppliers
South Korean appetite for imported pork falls away
China’s prices & packers’ plans hint at a turning point

On the back page there is the price monitor for 18 countries and the chart of the month – the EU's piglet prices - and the short view of pig prices in the USA, EU and China in the next four weeks.

43 charts and tables in this 12 page issue!

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