Global lean beef shortage looms as China scrambles to replace Argentina

Shan Goodwin
Updated May 21 2021 - 4:32pm, first published 3:30pm
CHANGING DYNAMICS: Argentina's exit from the pie of country's supplying beef to China will leave a big gap.
CHANGING DYNAMICS: Argentina's exit from the pie of country's supplying beef to China will leave a big gap.

A global lean meat shortage the likes of which the world has not before seen is now on the cards as China scrambles to fill the void left by one of its larger beef suppliers, Argentina.

Shan Goodwin

Shan Goodwin

National Agriculture Writer - Beef

Shan Goodwin steers ACM’s national coverage of the beef industry. Shan has worked as a journalist for 30 years, the majority of that with agricultural publications. She spent many years as The Land’s North Coast reporter and has visited beef properties and stations throughout the country and overseas. She treats all breeds equally. Contact 0427686187. E: s.goodwin@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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