The controversial delicacy might see a 25% drop in production and the accompaniment of soaring prices.
Japan has banned imports of French foie gras due to a bird flu outbreak, an agriculture ministry official said.
A judge in Sao Paulo on Wednesday suspended a law banning the production and sale of foie gras within Brazil’s largest city.
Sao Paulo has become the latest destination to deem foie gras unethical, last week passing a new law banning its sale and production.
Health and animal welfare concerns notwithstanding, the French are still crazy about foie gras, and they aren’t the only ones.
Californians will be able to legally eat foie gras again after a judge Wednesday overturned a ban on sales of the delicacy.