Prices for pigs in Spain last week reached a record high of € 1.54 per kg live weight ($ 1.76 / kg). The ability of the country’s authorities to promote exports to China is indeed occupied.
That’s what Jim Long, President and CEO of Genesus Inc., said. in his comment about pork.
In 2019, Spain was Europe’s leading exporter of pork and pork products, shipping a total of 1.18 million tonnes of production (+869.54 thousand tonnes to the previous year’s figure) and doubling its deliveries to China (up to 668.78 thousand tonnes) t).
It is also worth noting that together with the European Union countries last year exported 4.74 million tonnes of pork and meat products.