China’s Evolving Agricultural Support Policies

China’s price support programs, aimed at improving food security and grower incomes, led to increased domestic prices. The resulting gap between domestic and international prices created large stockpiles. In response, China implemented target prices for cotton and soybeans and eliminated corn price supports. Self-sufficiency agricultural policies continue.


Issue Date:
Jun 06 2017
Publication Type:
Journal Article
Record Identifier:
http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/257822
ISSN:
0886-5558
Language:
English
Published in:
Choices, Volume 32, Issue 2
JEL Codes:
Q17; Q18




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