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Barn Media 7-19-11: PORK EXPORTS ON RECORD PACE

Brian Allmer

U.S. pork exports totaled more than 181-thousand metric tons in May – valued at more than 481-million dollars. That’s an 11-percent increase in volume and a 15-percent increase in value over the pork exports of one year ago. Paragon Economics President Steve Meyer expects annual pork exports to top the all-time record set in 2008…

U.S. pork exports totaled more than 181-thousand metric tons in May – valued at more than 481-million dollars. That’s an 11-percent increase in volume and a 15-percent increase in value over the pork exports of one year ago. Paragon Economics President Steve Meyer expects annual pork exports to top the all-time record set in 2008…