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Tim Wall

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US, Mexico and Asia form symbiotic pork trade network

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Foreign Agricultural Service analyzed the network in their biannual World Markets and Trade Report.
Mexico, the United States and Asian pork markets developed a three-part trade network that utilizes advantages that each location provides.
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South China meat imports up 80 percent in 2016

South China now accounts for one-third of pork product imports into China.
South China has become a major pork and poultry importer in the global market, reported the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Foreign Agricultural Service.
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First PRRS outbreak on pig farm in Ecuador

The outbreak started on April 3 at a commercial farm for fattening and trading pigs.
On May 5, the World Organization for Animal Health reported the confirmed presence of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS) in Ecuador.
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