German pork exporters will be hard hit by China’s ban on imports of the meat, analysts say. Photo: EPA-EFE German pork exporters will be hard hit by China’s ban on imports of the meat, analysts say. Photo: EPA-EFE
German pork exporters will be hard hit by China’s ban on imports of the meat, analysts say. Photo: EPA-EFE

African swine fever: China’s ban on German pork bad news for pig farmers, analysts says

  • Beijing halted imports of the meat after the discovery of an infected wild boar in the European country
  • Germany sold 233,000 tonnes of pork to China in the first half of 2020, more than a quarter of its total exports of the meat

Topic |   African swine fever
German pork exporters will be hard hit by China’s ban on imports of the meat, analysts say. Photo: EPA-EFE German pork exporters will be hard hit by China’s ban on imports of the meat, analysts say. Photo: EPA-EFE
German pork exporters will be hard hit by China’s ban on imports of the meat, analysts say. Photo: EPA-EFE
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