Basic price of pigs reached 1,208 EUR/t in 2015 in Slovakia, according to Eurostat. This is 14.0 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, basic price of pigs in Slovakia reached an all time high of 1,530 EUR/t in 2013 and an all time low of 871 EUR/t in 1999. When compared to Slovakia's main peers, basic price of pigs in Austria amounted to 1,188 EUR/t, 1,068 EUR/t in Czech Republic, 1,206 EUR/t in Hungary and 1,097 EUR/t in Poland in 2015.
Slovakia has been ranked 13th within the group of 28 countries we follow in terms of basic price of pigs, 4 places above the position seen 10 years ago.