The numbers are quite staggering. #Brazil produces around 120 million(!) tonnes of soy per year. 76% of their soy exports are to #China. Just imagine the fleet of ships needed for that. https://www.statista.com/statistics/741384/soybean-production-volume-brazil/
@jwildeboer Just imagine the forests burned for those fields, though.
@berkes Yes. Burning down the Amazonas to produce soy beans that get exported mainly to China. It's a crazy world.
@jwildeboer .. that get exported to China to feed pigs whose meat is then shipped all over the place. http://www.worldstopexports.com/pork-exports-by-country/
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