Vietnam’s pig population up 10%


Large pig producers in Vietnam are expanding to gain a bigger market share. This is despite pig prices remaining low as the pig population has grown to 28.6 million pigs. Current live prices stand at USD 2.1/kg, lower than the production cost for many small producers. Some producers predict the pri...

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Regional Correspondent and Assistant Editor, Asian Pork Magazine, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Ha Thu’s ‘Income from waste, the next big thing in animal production’ explores how processing livestock waste can be an environmentally sustainable, income-generating solution.