Press "Enter" to skip to content

China’s pork prices are sliding amid production recovery, sluggish demand

Pork prices in China have been falling since the Spring Festival in February, amid recovering pig production capacity, sluggish demand and panic selling by farmers.

In April, pork price fell 11 per cent from the previous month and down 21.4 per cent compared to the same period last year, 3 percentage points faster than a month earlier, according to data from the National Bureau of Statistics.

Data from the National Development and Reform Commission . . .

To continue reading, please subscribe and you will get:

 

  • ORIGINAL, DATA-DRIVEN & IN-DEPTH STORIES 
  • THE WIRE - An all-in-one platform with up-to-the-minute updates of market-moving news and views sources via a network of journalists, traders, brokers, analysts, etc. and from multiple credible news outlets in mainland China. We The Wire 24/7, we walk you through every trading day in mainland China and Hong Kong.
  • DETAILS - General information is everywhere, but information with details is rare.
  • WEEKLY NEWSLETTER - A summary of the week's top news distilled into one email.

FREE TRIAL cancel anytime

Already have an account? Sign In

 

 

Top