Japanese pig farmers cleared to ship pork to Thailand



The Japan Times - Aug 9, 2019


Japan has become the first nation to receive permission from Thailand to export pork to its consumers.


Japanís agriculture ministry announced the move on Friday.


The two governments agreed to begin the trade in late July.


The change means Thai shoppers may find Japanese pork in stores by the end of this year.


Not all pork produced in Japan will be eligible...