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  • 18
    Jun

    China Bans Meat Exports from U.S. West Coast Facility

    China has banned meat exports from a West Coast cold storage facility near the Port of Oakland after traces of the feed additive ractopamine were found in beef shipments. The Food Safety and Inspection Service said that Chinese customs workers detected the feed additive that’s banned by more than 150 countries....

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  • 18
    Jun

    Rival pork exporters could benefit from China-EU trade tensions

    SINGAPORE, June 17 (Reuters) – Pork suppliers from South America and the U.S. could gain market share in China if Beijing restricts imports from the European Union in response to escalating trade tensions, traders and analysts said. Russia, increasingly a close trading partner of China that started exporting pork to China...

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  • 18
    Jun

    EU pork industry faces ‘nightmare’ if China restricts imports

    HAMBURG/LLEIDA, June 14 (Reuters) – Europe’s pork industry faces a “nightmare scenario” of lower prices and falling profitability if China restricts imports from the region, industry executives and analysts said on Friday. Chinese firms have asked for an anti-dumping probe into pork imports from the European Union, state-backed Chinese media reported...

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  • 14
    Jun

    Live cattle futures strengthen – CME

    Lean hog futures retreat Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) lean hog futures backpedaled on Thursday from a one-week high reached during the previous session, while live cattle futures strengthened, reported Reuters.  Hog futures eased after wholesale US pork prices pulled back from a jump on Tuesday.  The US Department of...

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  • 14
    Jun

    South Korea opens market to French and Irish beef

    The last remaining restrictions on EU beef exports lifted South Korea has lifted trade barriers on French and Irish beef, the country’s last remaining restrictions on European Union beef exports, Reuters reported, citing the European Commission on Thursday. This move marks a significant development in the European beef industry, providing access...

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  • 14
    Jun

    China’s Li signals demand for New Zealand dairy and meat

    China to conduct anti-dumping probe into EU pork imports There is a growing demand in China for high-quality dairy, beef and lamb products from New Zealand, Reuters reported, citing Premier Li Qiang on Friday, the second day of his trip to the Pacific island nation. Li’s trip to the region, which...

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  • 13
    Jun

    China diversifies sources of beef imports

    China has beefed up efforts on the diversification of beef imports in 2024, with more exporters in countries such as Australia and Russia having been approved to sell beef to China. Chinese observers said the move will help reduce market fluctuations due to over-reliance on any single market, while...

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  • 13
    Jun

    April beef exports to Mexico climb 46% – USMEF

    Export value increased 48% to $120.8 million Bolstered by strong foodservice and retail demand, April beef exports to Mexico climbed 46% from a year ago to 21,031 mt. Export value increased 48% to $120.8 million – the highest since December 2020 and the seventh highest on record, according to data...

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  • 13
    Jun

    US beef exports to the Caribbean continue to shine – USMEF

    Export value increased 17% to just under $23 million Beef exports to the Caribbean continued to shine in April, reaching 2,891 mt – up 47% from a year ago and the fourth largest on record, according to data released by USDA and compiled by USMEF. Export value increased 17% to...

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  • 12
    Jun

    Japan to import 1,500 tons feed wheat via tender

    Japan will import 1500 tonnes of feed-quality wheat for livestock use via a simultaneous buy and sell (SBS) auction that closed late on Wednesday, Reuters reported, citing the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF). The ministry had sought 65,000 metric tons of feed wheat and 25,000 tons of...

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