Exchange relationship between Farrower and Finisher

Purpose of exchange:

single transaction versus long-term relationship

Nature of communication:

anonymous versus firm to firm

Formality of Exchange:

formal versus informal

Predominantly long-term, but decisions from delivery to delivery may differ

Business to business

There is an obligation to deliver for Eichenhof famers.

No direct contracts between the partners, but rather contracts with the farmer's cooperative EGO (notice period of 1 year always towards the end of the year)