China Is buying US Pork again...........

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China Is buying US Pork again...........

Post by jltrent » Fri Nov 30, 2018 5:37 am

China Is So Desperate for Pork That It's Buying American Again

A disease sweeping through Chinese hog herds is helping negate the effects of the trade war for American farmers, with U.S. pork sales to the Asian nation back to levels before tariffs were introduced.


https://www.msn.com/en-us/money/markets ... li=BBnb4R7



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Re: China Is buying US Pork again...........

Post by sim.-ang.king » Fri Nov 30, 2018 9:42 am

I wonder how much china is actually buying of other commodities, "through the back door" per say.
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Re: China Is buying US Pork again...........

Post by greybeard » Fri Nov 30, 2018 10:26 am

They own Smithfield 100% so it shouldn't be much of a stretch for them.....
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Post by ddd75 » Fri Nov 30, 2018 12:02 pm

about to cost them even more with tariffs increasing soon.

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Post by AdamsCreek » Fri Nov 30, 2018 2:05 pm

greybeard wrote:They own Smithfield 100% so it shouldn't be much of a stretch for them.....

Don’t know if it’s true or not but I heard they got part of that 12 billion dollar bail out

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Re: China Is buying US Pork again...........

Post by snoopdog » Fri Nov 30, 2018 7:39 pm

greybeard wrote:They own Smithfield 100% so it shouldn't be much of a stretch for them.....
And are recieving subsidy
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