A pig stands in a shed of a pig farm near Berlin. Photo: EPA-EFE A pig stands in a shed of a pig farm near Berlin. Photo: EPA-EFE
A pig stands in a shed of a pig farm near Berlin. Photo: EPA-EFE

China bans German pork imports after African swine fever case

  • Already reeling from its own epidemic of the deadly pig disease, China has now banned its third biggest supplier of the meat
  • The move comes two days before Chinese President Xi Jinping attends a meeting via video link with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and European Union leaders.

Topic |   African swine fever
A pig stands in a shed of a pig farm near Berlin. Photo: EPA-EFE A pig stands in a shed of a pig farm near Berlin. Photo: EPA-EFE
A pig stands in a shed of a pig farm near Berlin. Photo: EPA-EFE
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