China to release pork reserves to ensure holiday supply

Pork reserves will be released from September
calendar icon 29 August 2022
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China's state planner said on Monday it will release pork reserves from September to ensure meat supply during upcoming holidays when demand typically increases, reported Reuters.

Pork prices have risen rapidly in recent months amid tighter supply and as farmers held back from selling hogs.

Melanie Epp

Melanie Epp is a freelance agricultural journalist from Ontario, Canada.

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