Ministry of Finance, Statistical Service



03/10/2007
LATEST FIGURES: MONTHLY PRODUCTION OF EGGS FOR HATCHING AND USE OF THE POULTRY CHICKS, JAN 2006 - JUL 2007
03/10/2007



The number of eggs for hatching placed in incubation in July, reached 112.050 eggs for laying and 1.760.250 eggs for meat. Compared to the previous month, the eggs for laying recorded a decrease of 9,67%, whereas the eggs for meat recorded an increase of 15,8%. Compared to the corresponding month of the previous year, the eggs placed in incubation for laying recorded an increase of 86,5%, whereas the eggs for meat recorded a decrease of 0,74%.

The chicks used for laying decreased to 15.310 compared to 65.070 in June, as well as the chicks used for meat decreased to 1.119.510 from 1.304.200 in the previous month. Compared to the corresponding month of 2006, chicks used for laying recorded a decrease of 49% and the chicks used for meat recorded a decrease of 86 %.














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