Pig market in China: U-turn

Turnaround in China's pork production Around half of the world's pork is produced and consumed in China. In comparison, EU production is around 25% and the USA accounts for around 12% of global pig farming. The nationwide spread of African swine fever (ASF) in China led to a collapse in annual pork production in 2020 from the original almost 56 million t to an estimated 36...