The Global Impact of African Swine Fever in China


Recorded on October 30, 2019

The African Swine Fever (ASF) outbreak in China has caused major ripple effects throughout the world. ArrowStream's economists have indicated that the tipping point may be near and China could tighten the world pork supply due to the decimation of their hog herd.

While it's expected that U.S. hog and pork prices will see volatility going forward, our experts will give a more in-depth explanation of the ASF landscape, including:

  • The current state of ASF and the world's pork supplies
  • Key political developments that play a role
  • The impact on other commodity markets
  • What to look for in the upcoming months that would affect prices


David Maloni

EVP of Analytics, ArrowStream

Jerry Dalton

Director of Commodities, ArrowStream

Dr. Isaac Olvera, PhD

Commodities & Data Analyst, ArrowStream