Beijing are believed to be using its reduced orders of US agricultural products as a bargaining chip to reach a deal with the US. Photo: AP
Beijing are believed to be using its reduced orders of US agricultural products as a bargaining chip to reach a deal with the US. Photo: AP

China’s US soybean and pork imports down 55.3 per cent due to trade war, African swine fever

  • Ministry of Agriculture shows that China’s imports of US soybeans shrank by 70.6 per cent year-on-year to 4.31 million tonnes in the first five months of 2019
  • Reduced orders of agricultural products from the United States could be on the agenda this week at the G20 summit in Japan

Beijing are believed to be using its reduced orders of US agricultural products as a bargaining chip to reach a deal with the US. Photo: AP
Beijing are believed to be using its reduced orders of US agricultural products as a bargaining chip to reach a deal with the US. Photo: AP
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