Low on pork ๐Ÿ“‰

swine o'clock Oct 13, 2022

๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช In August, the stock of pork in the German cold stores hit its lowest this year!


  • According to ISN, the interest group of Germany’s pig farmers, stocks have been so greatly reduced that they’re back at a level that’s only slightly higher than before the start of the corona crisis (!)


What could have possibly caused this issue?


  • Higher prices make outsourcing more interesting and refilling less lucrative. 


  • Rising energy costs make interim storage more expensive.


  • And of course, the overall lower supply could also be playing a part. 


Trading on meat markets is becoming more difficult, so it seems...