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UK Egg Statistics


05 February 2016

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UK Egg Statistics Reports

Key results

  • 7.1 million cases of eggs were packed in UK egg packing stations during the fourth quarter of 2015. This represents a 2.5% increase on the previous quarter and a 4.3 % increase on the fourth quarter in 2014. The annual total for 2015 was 2.7% higher than 2014 continuing the long term upward trend.
  • The average UK farm-gate egg price through the fourth quarter of 2015 was 81.0 pence per dozen, a 0.8% decrease as the same quarter in 2014. Average egg prices reached a peak in Q1 2013 at 92.2ppd, 12.1% higher than the current level.
  • The production of egg products during the fourth quarter of 2015 totalled 25 thousand tonnes, a 3.2% decrease on the fourth quarter in 2014. Across the year, 2015 was 2.4% lower than 2014 but remained above 2012 and 2013 levels.

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