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Cost of China’s Favorite Meat Set to Soar as Swine Fever Hits Supply

2019年04月23日 19:46 来源于 财新网
Nationwide outbreak has so far led to the slaughter of more than 1 million pigs and farmers are quitting the industry in droves, officials say
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Pork prices in China, the world’s biggest producer and consumer of the meat, could hit fresh records later this year, pushing the country’s inflation rate higher, as the nationwide outbreak of African swine fever leads to shortages, senior government officials warned on Monday.

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