2019/01/14
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Fresh Food Supply & Consumption

Supply Figures

Livestock / Poultry | Marine / Freshwater Fish | Vegetables / Eggs

Average Wholesale Prices

Livestock / Poultry | Marine / Freshwater Fish | Vegetables / Eggs

Supply of major fresh food - reference figures ()

Supply of livestock and poultry today

Supply of livestock and poultry
Live pig*
Live cattle*
Live chicken#
(head)
(head)
(bird)
Mainland
Local
Total supply

* Live pig and cattle figures supplied by Food and Environmental Hygiene Department. Figures refer to the total stock intake at slaughterhouses yesterday, supplying today's market demand.

# Live chicken figures refer to the total stock intake at the Government Cheung Sha Wan Temporary Wholesale Poultry Market yesterday, supplying today's market demand.

^ Number of chickens stored at Cheung Sha Wan Temporary Wholesale Poultry Market as at 09:00 a.m. today.

Supply of marine fish today

Total throughput of the 7 markets of the Fish Marketing Organization (FMO) yesterday:
picul

Supply of freshwater fish today

Total supply of the Government Cheung Sha Wan and Western Wholesale Food Markets and the private Yuen Long Freshwater Fish Market yesterday:
picul

Supply of vegetables - Vegetable Marketing Organization (VMO) and the Government Wholesale Markets yesterday@

Supply of vegetables
(Picul)
VMO*
Government wholesale markets #

* Total throughput of the VMO Cheung Sha Wan Wholesale Vegetable Market yesterday.

# Total vegetable intake at the Government Cheung Sha Wan and Western Wholesale Food Markets and the North District Temporary Market for Agricultural Products.

@ Account for about 39% of market share.

Supply of Eggs - Government Wholesale Markets @

Total egg intake of the Government Cheung Sha Wan and Western Wholesale Markets yesterday:

@ Account for about 50% of market share.

Wholesale prices of major fresh food (average reference figures) ()

Livestock

Livestock
($ / Picul)
(This morning)
Live pig*
Live cattle#

* Weighted average transaction price for live pig provided by slaughterhouses.
# Average transaction price for live cattle provided by Ng Fung Hong.

Poultry

Poultry
Live chicken#
($ / Catty)
(This morning)
Mainland
Local

# Weighted average wholesale price provided by major wholesalers at the Government Cheung Sha Wan Temporary Wholesale Poultry Market.


Marine fish

Marine fish
Type
$ / Catty*
Type
$ / Catty*
(This morning)
(This morning)

* Average wholesale prices provided by major wholesalers at the Fish Marketing Organization Cheung Sha Wan Fish Market.


Freshwater fish#


Freshwater fish
Type
$ / Catty #
(This morning)

# Average wholesale prices provided by major wholesalers at the Government Cheung Sha Wan and Western Wholesale Food Markets.


Vegetables

Vegetables
Type
$ / Catty *
Type
$ / Catty *
(This Morning)
(This Morning)

* Weighted average wholesale prices of average to higher quality vegetables (account for 50% of transaction volume) at the Vegetable Marketing Organization Cheung Sha Wan Wholesale Vegetable Market.


Eggs

Eggs
($ / Egg)#
(This Morning)
Brown-shelled egg (medium) Mainland
Grade II brown-shelled egg Germany (360/box)
Brown-shelled egg (medium) USA

# Average wholesale prices provided by major wholesalers of the Government Cheung Sha Wan and Western Wholesale Food Markets.