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Pig meat production in the EU

There are 13.5 million breeding sows in the EU-27 producing 22 million tonnes of pig meat from just over 248 million finished pigs (Eurostat, 2010). Germany is by far the largest producer, followed by Spain (Figure 1).

Pig meat production in the EU

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