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UK Poultry and Poultry Meat Statistics

23 July 2015

UK Poultry and Poultrymeat Statistics - June 2015UK Poultry and Poultrymeat Statistics - June 2015

UK Poultry & Poultrymeat Reports

Key points

This release shows the latest monthly information on poultry statistics, including hatchery output, slaughtering and meat production volumes.

The key results for June 2015 in comparison to June 2014 are given below:

  • UK commercial layer chick placings were down 4.9% to 3.2 million chicks.
  • UK broiler chick placings were up 2.9% at 77.2 million chicks.
  • Turkey chick placings were down 1.1% at 1.4 million chicks.
  • Turkey slaughterings were up 10% at 1.0 million birds.
  • UK broiler slaughterings were 2.8% higher at 72.1 million birds.
  • Total UK poultry meat production was 128 thousand tonnes, up 2.2%.

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