European Union Broiler Production May Rise in 2012, USDA Says

Broiler meat production in the European Union may increase to 9.6 million metric tons in the marketing year that started Oct. 1, up from 9.42 million tons a year earlier, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Foreign Agricultural Service said in a report on its website.

Exports of the meat from the EU may rise to 1.06 million tons from 1.036 million tons last year, the USDA said.

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