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For over a century, pig farming and pork meat production has been a major source of income for Denmark.

The nation’s nearly  5 000 pig farms produce around 28 million pigs annually. The Danish pork industry is a world leader in the areas of breeding, quality, food safety, animal welfare and product traceability.

90 percent of Denmark’s pork production is exported, with partners in more than 140 countries, making Denmark one of the world’s largest exporters of pork products. 

Bonus fact: Denmark is among the leaders in nation’s exporting pork to Ukraine!