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Taiwan sees impact of PEDv
By Georgi Gyton
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Taiwan’s pig industry was also hit by the spread of PEDv, which killed around 150,000 pigs between October last year, and February 2014, causing prices to rocket to a 10-year high. In order to offset inflationary pressures, the country’s Council of Agriculture proposed halving import tariffs for pork, from 12.5%.