China food security: pork self-sufficiency push to raise demand for global grain stocks

China’s reaffirmation of a long-term goal to be almost entirely self-sufficient in pork production means it will keep scooping up global grain supplies to feed the world’s largest pig herd.The country, which consumes half of the world’s pork, will maintain a target to produce 95 per cent of the protein at home until 2025.It wants to be self sufficient in poultry and egg, 85 per cent for beef and mutton, and 70 per cent for dairy, the agriculture ministry said, adding that they form part of…

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