Pig price in Vietnam falls below costs


Low demand is crushing pig prices in Vietnam. Contrary to the expected rise in prices in the run-up to the Tet holiday, prices fell below production costs and averaged USD 2.18/kg. Industry players say supply will remain stable in Q1, but live prices will remain below costs. Meanwhile, feed prices ...

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Regional Correspondent and Assistant Editor Asian Pork Magazine, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. She explores how China is striving to reach 100% demand fulfilled for pork in ‘How should Asia prepare amid China’s pork miracle?’.