Pigs nearing market weight stand in a pen at Duncan Farms in Polo, Illinois on April 9, 2018. Photo: Reuters Pigs nearing market weight stand in a pen at Duncan Farms in Polo, Illinois on April 9, 2018. Photo: Reuters
Pigs nearing market weight stand in a pen at Duncan Farms in Polo, Illinois on April 9, 2018. Photo: Reuters
Commodities

Surplus pork is biting US hog markets as trade war turns the world’s biggest customer away from American farmers

  • China just made its biggest-ever cancellation of American pork, scrapping a purchase of 14,700 metric tonnes, data showed on Thursday

Topic |   Commodities
Pigs nearing market weight stand in a pen at Duncan Farms in Polo, Illinois on April 9, 2018. Photo: Reuters Pigs nearing market weight stand in a pen at Duncan Farms in Polo, Illinois on April 9, 2018. Photo: Reuters
Pigs nearing market weight stand in a pen at Duncan Farms in Polo, Illinois on April 9, 2018. Photo: Reuters
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