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Population growth, industrialization, and increased food consumption have affected China’s food security

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Food security has been a significant driver behind a number of acquisitions in recent years. As industrialization and population growth have occurred, arable land and water sources have been affected, and this presents problems for the future of the country’s food security. What’s more, the Chinese population is consuming more food per capita than it has in the past, further squeezing the country’s resources. China’s arable land has decreased According to the World Bank, China feeds nearly 20% of the world’s population with less than 10% of the world’s arable… Read more