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Your wagyu beef may be getting even pricier

Business Nov 13, 2018

Your wagyu beef may be getting even pricier

by Aya Takada

The world's most pampered cows are finding that a key supplement in their carefully designed diet is getting harder to come by thanks to thousands of pigs falling sick in China. Japan's wagyu, known for its soft, fatty and marbled meat, is dependent on China ...

With ban lifted, importer initiates wagyu war in Indonesia

Business Nov 16, 2017

With ban lifted, importer initiates wagyu war in Indonesia

An Indonesian meat distributor is importing wagyu, long banned in the Southeast Asian country, in cooperation with the Japan External Trade Organization to test the local market, which has been dominated by the same breed from Australia. Johana Koswara, managing director of PT. Global Pratama ...