Although production had been decreasing, the tariff reduction on porkimports in force since the second half of 2009, prompt for the national product to depreciate even further.
"One of the projects that could revitalize the local swine production is to build a processing facility just for pigs. With this infrastructure, pork producers could export their products," writes Laestrella.com.pa.
Sector authorities are waiting for documents endorsed by international agencies.
On the subject, Ariel Bucardo, Minister of Agriculture and Forestry, said that they just need for international animal health agencies to certify the documentation collected by the country's agricultural authorities confirming that in Nicaragua, since 2008, no single case of swine fever in pig farms has been recorded.