Massive Losses In China Could Mean Big Rewards In U.S.
Rabobank’s Senior Animal Protein Analyst Christine McCracken spoke with Successful Farming about challenges currently facing pork producers, such as the spread of African Swine Fever and the tightening labor market. “We [the U.S.] are so heavily dependent now on exports,” she said. “It all comes down to China. They’re likely to have massive losses, and the question is how do they backfill those losses?”