Consumer Staples Oct 20, 2021 11:04 AM (GMT+8) · EqualOcean
Financial Associated Press, October 20 - Kong Liang, head of the animal husbandry and Veterinary Bureau of the Ministry of agriculture and rural areas, said that according to the monitoring of the Ministry of agriculture and rural areas, the slaughter of pigs by designated pig slaughtering enterprises above designated scale from January to September increased by 60.9% year-on-year, of which 95.2% year-on-year in September. Since late January this year, pork prices have fallen for eight consecutive months, and there has been no rebound in pork prices in the past Mid Autumn Festival and national day consumption season. In the second week of October, the average price of pork in the market was 21.03 yuan per kilogram, down 60.8% from January this year. In September, the loss of pig farms (households) nationwide reached 76.7%.