Vietnamese pig farmers reluctant to restock


Vietnamese pig farmers are reluctant to restock as farm prices cannot compensate for production costs. Prices currently hover around USD 2.6/kg, just breaking even, as pork demand remains slow. Meanwhile, feed prices keep rising, with some major feed makers recently announcing a further increase in...

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Regional Correspondent and Assistant Editor Asian Pork Magazine, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Covid-19 and the African swine fever had double impact on Asia’s pig sector and Ha Thu wrote a changing industry in, ‘Trends in Southeast Asia’s pig industry amid dual crisis’.