Rising Mink Prices & Production
The 2015 Mink Production Report was just released this past July 24. The report by USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service, reveals that both domestic mink prices and production numbers are steadily rising. Production of pelts raised in 2014 for sale this year increased by 6 percent to 3.76 million pelts. The average price per pelt, at $57.70 was up $1.40 from the prior year.
For information on production trends going back over 40 years, visit our Statistics Central page here.