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Pigs 2022 event highlights global market drivers for pork

7th Jun 2017 / By Alistair Driver

A wealth of lucrative opportunities exist in Asia and the Far East for pork and pigmeat products.

The UK pig sector must secure a stake in these burgeoning markets and sight its future beyond EU trade and whatever trade deal emerges post Brexit.

This was a clear message from day one of the of the Pigs 2022 – the Opportunities conference, organised by Pig World and AHDB Pork.

The year-on-year growth in meat consumption worldwide will continue and, although volatility will remain a key feature of commodity markets, the outlook for higher quality, more sustainably produced meat products is more favourable with significant growth potential.

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