Pork prices in northern Philippines drop


Pork prices in Laoag City in northern Philippines have dropped due to a higher local supply. Average retail prices fell 9%, encouraging consumers to take advantage of fresh local pork. However, local producers are not profiting much because production costs remain high. Moreover, middlemen in Laoag...

Sign in  as a member, or Join our Community  for free to unlock the full article.

Regional Correspondent, Los Baños, Philippines. Aica recently joined the Asian Agribiz team to cover the Philippine market and recently reported on the challenges facing the country's poultry and livestock industries.