Shanghai's beef imports register strong rise in Jan-May
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
SHANGHAI, July 1 (Xinhua) -- A total of 394,000 tonnes of beef were imported via Shanghai Customs in the first five months of this year, up 51.8 percent from the same period last year, data from the customs authorities showed.
The value of these goods was 15.55 billion yuan (2.2 billion U.S. dollars), up 72.9 percent year on year. The average price of imported beef was 39.4 yuan per kg during the period, up 13.9 percent year on year.
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