Beef for sale is seen at a Walmart in Beijing, China, September 23, 2019. Photo: Reuters
Beef for sale is seen at a Walmart in Beijing, China, September 23, 2019. Photo: Reuters

exclusive | Australian beef exporters banned by China are repeat offenders, but New Zealand firms escape sanctions, customs data shows

  • China banned four Australian meat processing plants last week, while also imposing a 80 per cent tariff on imports of Australian barley
  • The move raised suspicions that China was using technical requirements to punish Canberra for its call for an international inquiry over the origins of the coronavirus

Beef for sale is seen at a Walmart in Beijing, China, September 23, 2019. Photo: Reuters
Beef for sale is seen at a Walmart in Beijing, China, September 23, 2019. Photo: Reuters
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