GB pig prices for week ending June 11, 2022 – SPP picks up

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The EU spec SPP rose in the week ending 11 June to 183.10p/kg, an increase of 2.53p on the week before. 

Estimated slaughter was up at 177,600 head, an increase of 15% on the week previous due to bank holidays. Carcase weights averaged 90.20kg/head, in line with weight recordings from the previous two weeks, and still well above last year.

table showing prices changes in the SPP and APP

For the week ending 4 June, the EU spec APP rose 4.39p to 188.59p/kg. This has widened the gap between to two price series to 8.02p.

 

 

Freya Shuttleworth / AHDB

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