Smuggled pork pressures Thai pig industry

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Smuggled pork is pulling down farm prices of Thai pigs, as local supply struggles to normalize. “Farm prices are now USD 2.07-2.34/kg but production cost is up to USD 2.98/kg,” said Sittipan Thanakiatpinyo, Chairman of the Association of Pig Farmers in Northeast. He urged government agencies to mon...

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