Even-Toed Ungulates

 

Hogs go upmarket as tastes change

Being able to afford pork was once a symbol of wealth for Chinese.

Today, the mainland produces half of the world's pork and because pork prices weigh so heavily on the nation's inflation data, some internet commenters even refer to the CPI as the 'China Pig Index'.

Oink!

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