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Thu Nov 8, 2018, 07:03 PM

Russia To Replace US Soybean Exports To China Amid Escalating Trade War

Published time: 8 Nov, 2018 11:48
Edited time: 8 Nov, 2018 12:30

The ongoing trade conflict with Washington is forcing China to look for new suppliers of day-to-day produce to the domestic market. Russia is expected to be the answer when it comes to soybeans and other goods.

According to Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, the country may partially replace US as the leading exporter of soybeans to China. The nations are also planning to work more closely on deliveries of other agricultural goods, including pork, rice, poultry, fish, as well as developing joint logistics projects.

“Soybeans are in very big demand in China,” Medvedev told reporters Wednesday during his three-day visit to China.

“The Chinese market is huge as they import about 95 million tons of soybeans annually, including 30 million tons from the US.”

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Response to RCW2014 (Original post)

Thu Nov 8, 2018, 08:30 PM

1. Trump needs to pick up the ball on this....

He has been neglecting the trade issues.

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Thu Nov 8, 2018, 09:31 PM

2. Good...US needs to quit feeding those who hate us.

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Response to quad489 (Reply #2)

Thu Nov 8, 2018, 10:10 PM

4. Yes indeed, the "world" will starve without the US. {{{chuckle}}}. What it is doing is

giving the world a cold slap of reality that the US is a unworthy partner and cannot be be trusted in any arena.





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Thu Nov 8, 2018, 10:08 PM

3. China figures out how to live without U.S. lobster and soybeans

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