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Irish food exporters hit by spiralling cost of shipping to China

Bord Bia says refrigerated container prices nearly doubled to over €5,000

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Irish food exporters have been hit with a fresh blow as surging freight costs, container shortages and consumer concerns over Covid-19 affect trade with China.

Several food exporters had seen the Chinese and Asian markets as an opportunity to recoup some sales lost following Brexit.


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