New administration in Taiwan may affect meat trade: Podcast

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Following its recent national election, Taiwan will soon welcome a new presidential administration. On May 20, Tsai Ing-wen will be sworn in as Taiwan’s first female president. Her party – the Democratic Progressive Party, or DPP – will also hold a majority of the seats in the Taiwan legislature.

Taiwan is a very important trading partner for the U.S. red meat industry, according to the U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF). In fact, U.S. beef exports to Taiwan last year set a new va

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