Pork Exports Up Despite Drop in Variety Meats

 

The sale of U.S. pork muscle cuts have been strong to start the year, but pork variety meat exports are down. Pork Checkoff vice president of international marketing Craig Morris says the impressive numbers are being seen despite being down in key areas…

Overall U.S. pork exports are up over last year for the month of January. The value of the U.S. dollar is one consideration…

Europe has been very competitive in the export market, but Morris says the U.S. has seen pork muscle cut sales increase.

For more information, producers can contact the Pork Checkoff Service Center. Go to Pork.org or call 800-456-PORK.