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China announces increased tariffs
U.S. farmers were counting on China increasing pork purchases to make up for its reduced domestic herd size.
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ASF continues spreading
In recent weeks, the disease has jumped from China to Vietnam, Cambodia, Mongolia, Hong Kong and possibly North Korea.
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U.S., Mexico and Canada reach agreement removing duties on U.S. red meat
“Mexico’s retaliatory duties on U.S. pork have absolutely hammered the U.S. industry, and removal of these duties is tremendous news for the entire U.S. supply chain.”
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USDA enhances ASF surveillance efforts
In addition, the USDA will work with state and federal partners to identify and investigate incidents involving sick or dead feral swine to determine if they should be tested for ASF or other foreign animal diseases.
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ASF pushes up global pork prices
Pork lovers worldwide are wincing at prices that have jumped up to 40 percent as African swine fever in China's vast pig herds sends shockwaves through global meat markets.
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What happens if ASF hits the U.S.?
Animal health and producer groups across the industry are monitoring the ASF situation and planning how to prevent its entry into the U.S.
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Stratfor talks global pork
 
Stratfor talks global pork
Senior Science Analyst Rebecca Keller explains how China's ASF outbreak is affecting the global pork industry and ongoing trade negotiations between the United States and China.
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