US pork sales to China dropped by more than 250,000 tons last year as the trade war hits American farmers
|01/25/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Chinese pork imports from the US dropped more than 50% in 2018 as a result of the tariffs put in place during the Trump trade war.
- According to a report from Reuters, the US sent 263,000 tons of pork to China last year, down from more than 500,000 tons in 2017.
- The fall in pork imports from the US follows a similar pattern to the drop in the amount of soybeans sent to China last year.
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