In the Central Federal District there was a sharp increase in the cost of live pigs

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By the end of February, prices for live pigs in Russia were strengthened everywhere except UFD, where the cost remained practically at the level of last week. Half-carcasses grew almost everywhere except PFD and UFO. On average, live pigs in Russia increased by 3.0% for a week, and pork in half-carcasses increased by 1.7%.

On February 22, 2016 in the Central Federal District there was a sharp increase in the cost of live pigs for slaughter by an average of 5.8%, pork in half-carcasses also increased by an average of 4.4%. The cost of live pigs of the first category reached 99.5 rubles/kg, live pigs of the second category of producers of Central Russia offer an average price of 96.6 rubles/kg.

Compared with the previous month, domestic prices for live pigs on average became higher by 4.3%, and on pork in half-carcasses by 0.1%. During the year, the cost of live pigs was lower by an average of 12.1%, and pork in half-carcasses by 17.1%.

Imported pork for the week fell 1.6%, and for the month by 2.0%.

In the Central regions of the country this week the cost of imported carcasses was at the level of 155.0 rubles/kg. Average prices for pig language amounted to - 273.1 rubles/kg, on the heart - 136.3 rubles / kg, on the liver - 81.6 rubles/kg. The lateral bacon was offered at 120.7 rubles/kg, the backbone - at 148.5 rubles/kg.

Last week, 787 applications for the sale of pork were placed on the trading platform of IAIT "IMIT". Offers came from 41 companies. Various cuts, offal and lard from 12 countries were offered for deliveries.