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Reuters reveals China ramps up checks on U.S. pork imports in potentially costly slowdown

Reuters reveals China ramps up checks on U.S. pork imports in potentially costly slowdown

China has ramped up inspections of pork shipped from the United States, Reuters exclusively reported, as trade experts believe Beijing is sending a defiant warning to Washington in response to sweeping U.S. trade demands made on China last week. The United States is one of China’s top overseas pork suppliers, shipping $489 million worth of the meat last year.