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Old 05-30-2013, 06:18 AM   #1
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Default Chinese Firm buys American Pork Producer for $4.7 Billion.

Chinese meat processor Shuanghui International Holdings Ltd. agreed Wednesday to buy Smithfield Foods for approximately $4.7 billion in a deal that will take the world's biggest pork producer private.


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Old 05-30-2013, 07:41 AM   #2
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Default Re: Chinese Firm buys American Pork Producer for $4.7 Billion.

Smithfield- aren't they the ones who employ illegal immigrants in their factories and then after a certain amount of time tip off the authorities to get them deported?
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Old 05-30-2013, 02:52 PM   #3
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Why on earth would we do this?
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Old 05-30-2013, 03:05 PM   #4
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Default Re: Chinese Firm buys American Pork Producer for $4.7 Billion.

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Why on earth would we do this?

Because it's a free market?

And why did you type "we"?
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Default Re: Chinese Firm buys American Pork Producer for $4.7 Billion.

In before Toilet Pork
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Old 05-30-2013, 03:15 PM   #6
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Default Re: Chinese Firm buys American Pork Producer for $4.7 Billion.

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Because it's a free market?

And why did you type "we"?


meant too say "they". and I just think it's stupid to let China take control of the Pork supply.
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Default Re: Chinese Firm buys American Pork Producer for $4.7 Billion.

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In before Toilet Pork

Probably healthier than the current shit we are eating.

Also, pigs eat their own shit so it would be a toilet pork regardless
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Default Re: Chinese Firm buys American Pork Producer for $4.7 Billion.

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meant too say "they". and I just think it's stupid to let China take control of the Pork supply.
Why is it stupid?

And the "pork supply" is more than just one company.

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