AI sends egg prices soaring in Japan


Avian influenza (AI) continues to limit egg production in Japan, leading to tight supply and soaring prices. Authorities have culled more than 90% of the birds, impacting the restaurant sector and households. As of March 2, the wholesale price of medium-sized eggs was USD 2.4/kg, the highest since ...

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