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

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Headlines in the August 2020 Issue:

Danish industry bets that it will escape virus impacts
EU outlook forecasts pigmeat prodn. increase in 2020
China’s share of global pork trade estimated at 43%
The global pig price cycle continues its route south
Covid-19 backlog drags EU prices down as exports soar
Canada’s pork exports double down on their growth
US exports falter in May but still get double digit growth
High prices curtail the export and import trade in OZ
Japanese pigmeat imports stumble & stutter thru 2020
Five years of import growth have been lost in Korea
China’s hog prices ease slightly: imports up, kill #s down

News in short on page 11 has short reports on, French ham cartel ruling, China hog futures, Tyson Foods, Campofrio, Fleury Michon, Financière Turenne Lafayette, Les Mousquetaires, Vietnam, Poland & Hungary ASF

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

38 charts and tables in this 12 page issue!

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