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UK Poultry and Poultry Meat Statistics


29 March 2012

UK Poultry Meat: Production 123,000 Tonnes in February 2012UK Poultry Meat: Production 123,000 Tonnes in February 2012

This release shows the latest monthly information on poultry outputs, including hatchery, slaughtering, production and trade statistics.
UK Poultry & Poultrymeat Reports

Key points

  • UK broiler chick placings were 1.2 per cent higher than February 2011 at 70 million birds and UK turkey placings were 14.2 per cent higher than February 2011 at 1.2 million birds.
  • UK broiler slaughterings were 2.5 per cent lower than February 2011 at 66 million birds. UK turkey slaughterings were 0.8 per cent higher than February 2011 at 1.3 million birds.
  • UK poultry meat production was 123 thousand tonnes, virtually unchanged on February 2011.

Section 1. United Kingdom Hatcheries Data – Placings And Eggs Set

Chart 1.1: Commercial Broiler Chicks Placed in the UK from UK Hatcheries



Chart 1.3: Turkey Poults Placed in the UK from UK Hatcheries

Section 2. UK Poultry Slaughterings - Numbers Slaughtered, Average Weights and Poultry Meat Production

Chart 2.1: UK Slaughter of Broiler Chickens



Table 2.5: UK Poultrymeat Production (a,b)


March 2012

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