Changing impact of African swine fever in Asia

Changing impact of African swine fever in Asia

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Official reporting of new cases of African swine fever by Asian states has slowed.

In recent weeks, the wholesale price of pork has exceeded CNY50 (US$7.11) per kilo. Up until August of this year, it averaged CNY20-25, reports South China Morning Post (SCMP). As recently as August, the average was around CNY25 per kilo.