Economies in Asia are now navigating a new course after a two-year setback from Covid-19 closures of borders and businesses. But even as reopening proceeds, it is with a sense of caution. The ‘revenge spending’ that we saw this time last year, has abated.
Inflation has hit almost every sector and pork production in Asia, more than other meats, has suffered a tailspin, with a resurgence of ASF, lower selling prices and higher production cost. But our top picks are the confirmation of ASF in Thailand and the progress with ASF vaccine research and the path to commercial production.