The threat of Australian lobsters dying at Chinese airports has spooked local producers and escalated trade tensions between Beijing and Canberra.
- Australian lobster shipments are facing inspections on arrival in China
- The inspections have surprised the industry which fears waits for checks may see its product spoil
- Other exports, including cotton and barley, have been affected by Chinese-Australian trade tensions
Tonnes of live lobsters were stranded at Chinese airports and clearance…