International Pig Forum China postponed

International Pig Forum China postponed

Event will not take place as scheduled due to African swine fever outbreak in China

Due to the African swine fever outbreak in China, the International Pig Forum China 2018, scheduled for September 15-16 in Nanjing, China, has been postponed. A new date has not been set.

For details on the event and its rescheduling, visit the International Livestock Website and Wechat ID Pig International China (e-guojizhuye).

The IPGC Organizing Committee apologizes for any inconvenience.

China has confirmed its ninth case of the highly infectious disease since it was first detected in the country one month ago. About 38,000 pigs have been culled in an attempt to stop the spread of the disease.

View our continuing coverage of the African swine fever outbreak.