Brazilian pig slaughter falls within the 2nd quarter of 2023 – Swine information



Within the second quarter of 2023, 14.08 million head of pigs had been slaughtered in Brazil, representing a drop of 1.0% in comparison with the identical interval of 2022 and 0.6% in comparison with the primary quarter of 2023. This interrupts the optimistic annual pattern that had been occurring for the reason that second quarter of 2014.

There have been 148.23 thousand fewer hogs slaughtered within the second quarter of 2023, in comparison with the identical interval of 2022, influenced by a discount in 17 of Brazil’s 24 federative items.

The most important drops occurred in Rio Grande do Sul (-108.59 thousand head), Minas Gerais (-85.43 thousand head), São Paulo (-60.87 thousand head), Mato Grosso (-53.36 thousand head), and Goiás (-53.30 thousand head). Then again, the most important will increase occurred in Santa Catarina (+133.33 thousand head), Paraná (+81.78 thousand head) and Mato Grosso do Sul (+15.20 thousand head).

Santa Catarina continues to guide swine manufacturing, with 29.7% of the nationwide share, adopted by Paraná (21.4%) and Rio Grande do Sul (16.5%).

September 6, 2023/ IBGE/ Brazil.