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Column: China seizes American beans while its pig herd remains under surveillance

Column: China seizes American beans while its pig herd remains under surveillance

NAPERVILLE, Illinois, Nov 17 (Reuters) – China has been sporadic in the U.S. soybean market lately, although its buying last week was surprisingly large and likely much needed as supplies of beans from the main importer have become scarce . However, China’s pork industry, the world’s largest, could be on tough ground, as evidenced by …

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China's pork imports set to rise amid questions over pig herd size |  Company

China’s pork imports set to rise amid questions over pig herd size | Company

China is set to increase its pork imports in coming months, industry participants have said, after losses suffered by farmers last year in the world’s top pork producer caused a reduction in pig production which seems more important than the official data suggest. Pork is by far China’s favorite meat and soaring prices have driven …

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