By presidential decree, Trump ordered meat processors to work continuously

By: Trademagazin editor Date: 2020. 04. 29. 11:08

Donald Trump has signed the presidential decree on the mandatory continuation of the work of meat processors, the White House announced on Wednesday – wrote.

Even before Trump’s announcement, there were reports that millions of pigs, cattle and poultry were being killed by the epidemic in the United States as slaughterhouses shut down one after another and restaurant orders dropped drastically.

The U.S. president ordered the mandatory ongoing work of meat processing plants and slaughterhouses, citing the Defense Production Act. (

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