Animal production remains at a high level in 2020; meat and egg consumption declined further
Domestic consumption amounted to 808 900 tons of meat (90.8 kg per capita), 740 100 tons of drinking milk (83.1 kg per capita), 2.1 billion eggs (236 pieces per capita) and 65 100 tons of fish (7.3 kg per capita).
To meet domestic demand, 336 000 tons of meat
The degree of self-sufficiency was 177% for drinking milk, 112% for meat, 111% for cheese, 90% for eggs and 73% for butter.
The total agricultural foreign trade volume (crop and animal sector) amounted to 25.5 bn euros (imports: 12.8 bn euros; exports: 12.7 bn euros). This corresponds to a share of 8.9% of the total foreign trade volume (287.0 bn euros).
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