News and analysis on the global poultry
and animal feed industries.
on February 17, 2011

Egg, poultry, meat, fish prices up 6.2% in last year

Consumer Price Index for January rose 0.9% from December 2010

According to data compiled by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the consumer price index for eggs, poultry, meat and fish rose 6.2% in the last year and 0.9% from December 2010.

The overall food index rose 0.5% in January. The food at home index increased 0.7%, the largest increase since 2008.


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