Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Areas: Provincial governments are responsible for stabilizing local pig production

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 Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Areas: Provincial governments are responsible for stabilizing local pig production


Yu Kangzhen, Vice Minister of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, said that the pig industry is an important industry concerning the national economy and peoples livelihood, and pork is the most important meat food for most residents in China. Since April 2018, under the influence of pig cycle, the impact of African swine plague and improper administrative intervention in some places, Chinas pig production capacity has continued to decline. Pork supply is relatively tight this year, and prices are rising rapidly. Pig production and pork supply are highly valued. On August 21, the executive meeting of the State Council studied and determined five measures for stabilizing pig production and pork supply and price. On Aug. 30, the videoconference on stabilizing pig production and ensuring market supply made a comprehensive plan for stabilizing pig production and ensuring supply.

On September 10, the General Office of the State Council issued Opinions on Stabilizing Pig Production and Promoting Transformation and Upgrading. The Opinions put forward three quantitative objectives: self-sufficiency rate of pork, scale rate of breeding and comprehensive utilization rate of beauty and pollution in scale farms (households). For the first time, it put forward the general requirement of provincial overall responsibility, emphasizing the people of each province (region, city). The government has overall responsibility for stabilizing pig production and ensuring market supply in the region. The principal person in charge is the first responsible person. Yu Kangzhen said that the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Areas will work with the National Development and Reform Commission, the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Natural Resources, the Ministry of Ecological Environment, the Ministry of Transport, the General Administration of Market Supervision and the Banking Insurance Regulatory Commission to clarify the division of responsibilities, work closely with departments, further strengthen the guidance of local work, and clarify the policies of the Opinion. Measures to promote the implementation as soon as possible, as soon as possible landing effect, to accelerate the recovery and development of pig production, to ensure the supply of pork market. Source: Guo Ping_B7442, Responsible Editor of Peng Mei News

On September 10, the General Office of the State Council issued Opinions on Stabilizing Pig Production and Promoting Transformation and Upgrading. The Opinions put forward three quantitative objectives: self-sufficiency rate of pork, scale rate of breeding and comprehensive utilization rate of beauty and pollution in scale farms (households). For the first time, it put forward the general requirement of provincial overall responsibility, emphasizing the people of each province (region, city). The government has overall responsibility for stabilizing pig production and ensuring market supply in the region. The principal person in charge is the first responsible person.

Yu Kangzhen said that the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Areas will work with the National Development and Reform Commission, the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Natural Resources, the Ministry of Ecological Environment, the Ministry of Transport, the General Administration of Market Supervision and the Banking Insurance Regulatory Commission to clarify the division of responsibilities, work closely with departments, further strengthen the guidance of local work, and clarify the policies of the Opinion. Measures to promote the implementation as soon as possible, as soon as possible landing effect, to accelerate the recovery and development of pig production, to ensure the supply of pork market.