Pork and Hogs

USDA's latest official data on U.S. and global trade, production, consumption and stocks, as well as analysis of developments affecting world trade in pork and hogs, can be found in the Livestock and Poultry: World Markets and Trade report.

Data & Analysis

September 22, 2016
Despite high domestic cattle and beef prices, Post forecasts Korea’s cattle calf crop to see its 3rd consecutive decline.
September 22, 2016
FAS Moscow forecasts two percent reduction of cattle inventories and a decline of beef production to 1.315 MMT in 2017 due to weak investment.
September 16, 2016
The cattle sector is expected to grow only marginally in 2017. Cattle exports and slaughter are forecast to increase; coupled with heavier carcasses beef production will be on the rise.
September 16, 2016
Post forecasts both beef and pork production to continue to increase in 2017 to 9.5 million metric tons and 3.8 million metric tons, respectively.