Pig producers operating moderately due to market instability


Chinese pig producers are cautious and focus on short-term gains rather than long-term replenishment. According to Rabobank, there has been a significant surge in piglet prices, rising from USD 2.7/kg in January to USD 5.2/kg in April. However, the overall production costs have decreased thanks to ...

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Ha Thu
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.