Across China, pork prices have doubled since July, reaching record highs of 30 yuan (US$4.2) to 33 yuan per kilogram, surpassing analyst expectations. Photo: Reuters

China’s pork supply worries increase as local authorities offer discounts to quell rising anger over soaring prices

  • Nanning city in the Guangxi autonomous region and two cities in Fujian province offer residents discounts after African swine fever limits supply
  • Pork prices have doubled since July, reaching record highs of 30 yuan (US$4.2) to 33 yuan per kilogram, surpassing analyst expectations
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Across China, pork prices have doubled since July, reaching record highs of 30 yuan (US$4.2) to 33 yuan per kilogram, surpassing analyst expectations. Photo: Reuters
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