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China Offers Incentives to Encourage Investment in Hog Farming

  • More subsidies, loans to help large, private hog farms expand
  • The move comes after the coronavirus slowed down economy
Swine Farming And Pork Retail As Flu Hamper's China's Pig Industry
Photographer: Gilles Sabrie/Bloomberg

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China is broadening its range of policy incentives to encourage large private hog farms to expand by upgrading technology and safety standards, part of efforts to boost investment after African swine fever devastated herds and the coronavirus epidemic slowed the economy.