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BC: Local crab has become a luxury in China’s high-end Shanghai restaurants

CBC_News_logoCanadian Dungeness crab prices are skyrocketing, as B.C. fishermen try to meet growing demand for the luxury crustacean in China. The crab variety has become hugely popular in high-end Shanghai restaurants, leading most crab buyers in Vancouver to ship to China rather than sell locally. Read more here  08:42