External study covers the livestock sector’s economic importance, its environmental challenges and its role in the transition towards more sustainability.
EU milk production is expected to grow, while EU and global demand for poultry will increase steadily over the outlook period.
There will be higher export demand for European dairy products whilst the European market for poultry is also expected to grow.
EU report predicts higher european meat exports, from 4.35mt in 2017 to 4.7mt in 2030, due to world population and income growth.
EU report predicts the European agricultural workforce will shrink by 3.2% on average per year, reaching 6.6 million by 2030.
The EU agricultural markets outlook report for 2017-2030 looks at the expected development of certain environmental indicators.
EU beef exporters could soon be looking for new markets in Chile after the South American country published new definitions of meat marketing standards.