Prices and markets

EYCI
(c/kg cwt)
589.75
NQ
Medium Cow
(c/kg lwt)
222.6
NC
Trade Lamb
(c/kg cwt)
551
2
Mutton
(c/kg cwt)
312
1
Daily Indicators as of: Friday, 5 February 2016

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Market News

04 Feb 2016

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Indicative retail beef and lamb prices increased 12% year-on-year during the final quarter of 2015, to $18.51/kg retail weight (rwt) and $14.24/kg rwt, respectively

04 Feb 2016

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Japan imported 493,986 tonnes swt of beef during 2015, valued at A$ 3.7 billion – while the volume declined 5% year-on-year, the total value increased 16% over the same period, to be the highest yearly value since 2001 in A$ terms (Ministry of Finance).

04 Feb 2016

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The indicative imported 90CL cow beef price rose 5.5US¢ this week, to 190.5US¢/lb CIF (up 12.2A¢, to 592.4A¢/kg CIF).

03 Feb 2016

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The volume of meat in US cold storage facilities at the end of 2015 was higher than one year previously.

03 Feb 2016

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Australian beef and veal exports started 2016 at a slower pace than one year ago, limited primarily by the corresponding decline in cattle slaughter.


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MLA Statistics Database

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EYCI (¢/kg cwt)

 
2014
 
2015
 
2016
Eastern states daily indicators
05 Feb 2016
EYCI (cwt)
589.75 – NQ
Hvy Steer (lwt)
287.90 – NC
Med Cow (lwt)
222.60 – NC
QCMI
310.70 – NQ
Historical eyci data

WYCI (¢/kg cwt)

 
2014
 
2015
 
2016
WYCI
05 Feb 2016
WYCI
570.50 ▼ 1.25
Historical WYCI data

NTLI (¢/kg cwt)

 
2014
 
2015
 
2016
National daily indicators
05 Feb 2016
Trade Lamb
551 ▼ 2
Heavy Lamb
555 ▼ 2
Mutton
312 ▼ 1
Historical ntli data