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Dominique Patton

RPT-UPDATE 2-China hits Australia with barley tariff in latest blow to relations

19 May 2020

BEIJING/SYDNEY May 18 China added to tensions with Australia on Monday by announcing anti-dumping and anti-subsidy duties totalling 80.5% on Australian barley imports from May 19, which is expected to all but halt a billion-dollar trade between them.

China hits Australia with barley tariff in latest blow to relations

18 May 2020

BEIJING/SYDNEY China added to tensions with Australia on Monday by announcing anti-dumping and anti-subsidy duties totalling 80.5% on Australian barley imports from May 19, which is expected to all but halt a billion-dollar trade between them.

China's New Hope sees hog output recover in 2021, prices to fall

18 May 2020

BEIJING New Hope Group, one of China's biggest pig breeders, expects the country's hog output to recover from last year's disease epidemic by 2021, while prices will start to fall after a rush of new entrants into pig farming, chairman Liu Yonghao said on Monday.

China hands out more grain import quotas to increase purchases - sources

13 May 2020

BEIJING, May 13 China is allocating more low-tariff import quotas for corn this year and may expand its use of wheat quotas as it seeks to step up farm purchases from the United States and meet a pledge to comply with global trade rules, according to three sources.

UPDATE 3-China gets go-ahead to start trading hog futures

24 Apr 2020

* Comes after swine fever caused high volatility, market upheaval

UPDATE 2-Still reeling from pig disease, China pork output drops for 6th quarter

17 Apr 2020

* Full-year production seen up to 20% lower than 2019 - analyst (Adds comment, context)

China's beef imports to drop as hotpot comes off the boil

10 Apr 2020

BEIJING, April 10 Just over two months ago, the Jinyuan Fucheng Beef Hotpot restaurant in northern Beijing had a long line of customers waiting outside its doors almost every night of the week.

RPT-Pigs fly in as China replenishes world's biggest hog herd

03 Apr 2020

BEIJING, April 2 Six planes carrying more than 4,000 high-quality French breeding pigs have arrived in China so far this year, the first of an expected dozens of plane-loads as the world's top pork producer rebuilds its decimated hog herd.

Pigs fly in as China replenishes world's biggest hog herd

02 Apr 2020

BEIJING Six planes carrying more than 4,000 high-quality French breeding pigs have arrived in China so far this year, the first of an expected dozens of plane-loads as the world's top pork producer rebuilds its decimated hog herd.

RPT-China's port jam eases, but refrigerated container rates soar

16 Mar 2020

BEIJING, March 13 Severe congestion at Chinese ports is easing, say officials and industry participants, although a logjam of refrigerated containers has disrupted supplies of fresh and frozen food and pushed up freight rates outside China.

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