Tuesday, 19 February 2019
Warning: Chinese food producer says swine fever found in dumplings
A major Chinese food producer said on Monday (Feb 18) that traces of the African swine fever virus had been found in its frozen dumplings.
China, the world's biggest consumer and producer of pork, has struggled to contain an outbreak of the virus since the first cases were detected last August.
Sanquan Food, based in central Henan province, issued a public statement confirming media reports published in recent days that contaminated pork dumplings were detected in two provinces that do not share a border.
Unconfirmed Chinese media reports have said that products manufactured by several other companies also contained traces of the virus.
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