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Little relief in sight for heat stressed crops amid worsening drought conditions
Rainfall in the Yangtze River Delta is 40% lower than last year, …
Retail spending data disappoints amid slow economic recovery
Retail sales data for July rose by 2.7% year on year compared …
Pork price rally in China not sustainable, but CPI jumps: NBS
Domestic pork prices in China are unlikely to rise further in the …
Government recalls unused grain import quotas from companies
The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), China's economic planner, announced that …
Milk company stock rises despite a production halt
Maiquer, a milk producer, has seen its stock going limit up for …
Ministry launches probe into drought and heat-damaged crops
China's Ministry of Agriculture (MARA) "urgently" dispatched 37 teams across the country …
USDA slashes China 22/23 coarse grain import demand on weaker US exports
 The US Department of Agriculture has lowered its projection for China’s import …
China cuts 21/22 soybean import outlook amid weak meal demand
China’s Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs (MARA) further lower its estimate …
Food companies switch to alternatives as palm prices soar
Ganyuan Food, a snack company, recently released its first half financial report …
Hubei province warns of drought risk to crops
The meteorological bureau of Hubei’s province in central China issued a warning …
Jiangsu conducts grain reserve inspections amid food security push
Jiangsu province’s grain stockpiling agency announced on Thursday that it was conducting …
Newly announced corn plant could add 2 million tons in Chinese demand
Huakang Pharameutical announced plans to invest 3 billion yuan (444m USD) in …

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Hog futures at 1-month high; July road transport volume falls; Feed production picks up
Futures for live hogs on Dalian Commodity Exchange (DCE) continued to strengthen…
Futures retreat despite macro stimulus; Rising Covid cases disrupt food supply
Futures for soybean and rapeseed complex in China traded lower on Monday …
Meal futures rally extends; July travel volume slumps; Poultry sales surge
Futures for soybean meal and rapeseed meal in China extended the rally …
State wheat buying rebounds; Futures market rangebound; Feed producers cut prices
Government-backed purchases of wheat crops ramped up during…
Hog producer reports July profit; Feed ingredient futures rebound
New Hope, one of China’s largest hog producers, announced it sold…
Prevention of post-harvest losses; Livestock prices update; Edible oil futures strengthen
On Tuesday, China’s Ministry of Agriculture published a report related to post-harvest …
Covid cases spike; Oil futures lead rally
China reported 807 new Covid infections on Sunday as the outbreak in …
Vegoil producer profit sinks; Hog breeder losses widen; Henan grain price spread
Arowana, China’s market share leader in vegetable oils, announced that its net …