Sarra Ben Cherifa / France Télévisions
France: 2,000 pigs fly to China
16 March 2020
The pigs were sent to china to repopulate the Chinese herd decimated by African swine fever.
Last Tuesday and Wednesday, Brest airport welcomed rather unusual passengers: 2,000 breeding pigs boarded two 747 Cargo ships bound for China, 1,000 animals on each plane. Cost of the trip: more than two million euros.