Urner Barry, a provider of protein market news and information in the food industry, has launched expanded coverage of the European Egg Market, effective January 4.

In addition to the egg products market information that traders have relied on for more than 20 years, Urner Barry is now providing European market coverage for barn and free-range liquid and dried egg products. This expansion adds 16 new and unique quotations to the series, providing unparalleled market insight into product trading throughout Europe.

Benjamin Leveau, stationed in Toulouse, France, will be anchoring this endeavor from within the region. His proximity and expertise in commodity trading allows for more frequent contact with key market participants as well as specialized commentary and analysis.

Urner Barry Director and Egg Market Reporter Brian Moscogiuri added, “We are very excited to expand our coverage of the European Egg Products sector. The market has changed over the last 6-7 years and our new series of quotations and supporting statistics are aimed to add even more transparency than ever before. Having Ben stationed in the region is also a tremendous benefit to Urner Barry and our customers.”

Statistical coverage will also be available as part of this initiative, including shell egg prices from aggregated sources; country by country production figures; and import/export data. European egg market subscribers can access this information through COMTELL