The Dutch Meat Industry Association (COV), who is in charge of this campaign, represents the Dutch pork industry.

The Dutch Meat Industry Association (COV), who is in charge of this campaign, represents the Dutch pork industry.

The Dutch pork industry produces annually about 15 mln. slaughter pigs, equal to 1.5 mln. tonnes of pork. The Dutch pork industry strongly focuses on exports of safe and high quality pork products.

The Dutch pork sector stands out as a result of its innovative products, knowledge of the market, good quality assurance system and innovative, trend-setting products for tracking and tracing. These allow businesses to serve the specific needs of numerous markets both within and outside the EU.

Based on the European approach Dutch meat exporters provide strong guarantees concerning:

  • Food Safety
  • Residue Free
  • Controlled production
  • Traceability
  • From Farm to Table
  • Hygiene
  • Sustainability
  • Animal Welfare