Number of breeding pigs for April reached 347 '000 in 2008 in Hungary, according to Eurostat. This is 13 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, number of breeding pigs for April in Hungary reached an all time high of 509 '000 in 2002 and an all time low of 347 '000 in 2008. When compared to Hungary's main peers, number of breeding pigs for April in Czech Republic amounted to 257 '000 and 1,460 '000 in Poland in 2008.
Hungary has been ranked 6th within the group of 7 countries we follow in terms of number of breeding pigs for April, 4 places above the position seen 10 years ago.