CHINA/INDONESIA: Indonesia bans imports of Chinese corn after FMD outbreak in Hong Kong
Hong Kong has confirmed an outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) among its pigs in January, which has lead Indonesia to ban imports of Chinese corn. "It (FMD) has been an endemic disease in Hong Kong over 40 years and occurs in pigs during the winter months," the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department (AFCD) said in a written reply to questions from Reuters.
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