Broiler breeder placements in Poland grew from 5 million in 2003 to nearly 7 million last year, an increase of almost 40%, reports Hubbard.

The country has become one of the most important European markets, and the company notes that last year its sales volume grew by 33% in comparison with the year before.

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Like most North European countries, Poland mainly places standard-type breeders, however some 4-5% of the market uses dwarf-type breeders, predominantly for cages but also for floor systems, says Hubbard, which celebrates its 20th anniversary in the country this year.