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Spain, the exception to the EU pig census numbers

While member states see reduced numbers, Spain increases in total population and breeding numbers.

Tuesday 29 October 2019 (1 months 15 days ago)
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European pig census numbers for June 2019 stand at 137.35 million head, indicating a 1.8% reduction compared to the same period last year. Numbers have decreased in most member states, with strong decreases in Romania (-9.8%), Poland (-8.9%), affected by ASF, and Germany (-3.55%), whereas numbers have increased in France (1.5%) and Spain (1.1%).

The census numbers for the breeding herd have also decreased in all member states (10,753,000 head, -2.8%), with the exception of Spain and the United Kingdom where increases of 1.6% and +0.2% have been recorded.

Changes in the EU pig census (May-June 2019 vs. May-June 2018)
Changes in the EU pig census (May-June 2019 vs. May-June 2018)

Monday, October 28, 2019/ 333 Editorial, data used from DG Agricultura (the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development)

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