MOSCOW (Dow Jones) – Russia has produced 59 300 tonnes of pork in July . These were 11.5% more than in July 2009 but 4.5% less than in the previous month in June , said the national statistics authority late on Tuesday . ( Reuters photo 🙂
In the first seven months of 2010 was the pig meat production increased by 28.7 % , said the statistician, and do not identify absolute numbers.
The further particulars to Russia also produced 15 800 tonnes of beef in the month , representing a decrease of 11.1 % compared to July 2009. Compared with June , beef production was down by 4.4%. In the period from January to July 2010, production had declined by 3 % over the year.
The production of poultry and poultry products was assessed by the statistical agency in July to 214 000 tonnes, higher by 13.3 % than in July 2009. Compared with June , the statisticians calculated a decline of 1.4%. In the first seven months of 2010, the total production had increased by 17.6 %.
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