Taiwan fines 292 for smuggling raw po...

Taiwan fines 292 for smuggling raw pork from China

Anyone caught attempting to smuggle raw pork into Taiwan from China, where African swine fever is spreading through hog farms, will be fined NT$15,000 -- the maximum penalty for such a crime, the Cabinet-level Council of Agriculture has announced. COA Deputy Minister Huang Chin-cheng, who supervises the country's livestock industry, told CNA yesterday that there are 5.43 million pi... Anyone caught attempting to smuggle raw pork into Taiwan from China, where African swine fever is spreading through hog farms, will be fined NT$15,000 -- the maximum penalty for such a crime, the Cabinet-level Council of Agriculture has announced.

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