- Full Name: Qin Yinglin
- Date of Birth: February 25, 1965
- Age: 58 years old (as of September 1, 2023)
- Source of Wealth: Pig breeding (Self Made)
- Residence: Nanyang, China
- Citizenship: China
- Marital Status: Married
- Children: 1
Mr. Qin Yinglin is a Chinese billionaire and the chairman of Muyuan Foodstuff, a company that has made him the largest pig breeder in China, which is also the world’s biggest pork market. Born on February 25, 1965, in Neixiang County, Henan, China, Qin’s success story is rooted in his journey from modest beginnings to becoming a prominent figure in the pork industry.
Qin’s path to wealth began with his education in animal husbandry at Henan Agricultural University. After completing his studies, he embarked on a business venture alongside his wife, Qian Ying, who also serves on the board of Muyuan Foodstuff. Their journey started with just 22 pigs in 1992, marking the inception of their pig breeding enterprise.
Over the years, Qin Yinglin’s dedication and strategic approach to pig breeding paid off handsomely. Under his leadership, Muyuan Foodstuff has grown to become the largest pig breeder in China, a remarkable feat in a nation with a significant demand for pork products. His success in the pork industry has translated into substantial wealth and recognition.
As of September 1, 2023, Qin Yinglin is ranked as the 108th richest person in the world, with a reported net worth of $18.9 billion, according to Forbes. His journey from a modest start with a small number of pigs to becoming a major player in China’s pork market showcases his entrepreneurial spirit and contributions to the agricultural and food industry in China.