Prices and markets

EYCI
(c/kg cwt)
594.75
3.25
Medium Cow
(c/kg lwt)
222.5
0.4
Trade Lamb
(c/kg cwt)
542
4
Mutton
(c/kg cwt)
311
1
Daily Indicators as of: Wednesday, 10 February 2016

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Market News

10 Feb 2016

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The change in cattle price from December to January usually sets the scene for the year ahead, and the past few years have been no exception.

10 Feb 2016

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Recently released Australian Bureau of Statistics data confirms 9.01 million head of adult cattle were slaughtered during 2015 – down just 2% from the previous year. This created the sequence of back to back years with more than 9 million head killed for only the second time in Australian history.

10 Feb 2016

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Lamb production in 2015 increased 5% year-on-year, to 508,570 tonnes cwt – the first time Australia has produced in excess of half a million tonnes of lamb in a calendar year

09 Feb 2016

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Consignments eased at Dubbo this week, with a total of 23,650 sheep and lamb yarded. There was a good selection of heavy weight lambs and Dorper lambs were well supplied.

09 Feb 2016

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As expected, eastern states weekly cattle, lamb and sheep slaughter all increased significantly from the preceding Australia Day shortened week.


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MLA Statistics Database

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Recently released: 2016 Australian cattle industry projections
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EYCI (¢/kg cwt)

 
2014
 
2015
 
2016
Eastern states daily indicators
10 Feb 2016
EYCI (cwt)
594.75 ▲ 3.25
Hvy Steer (lwt)
285.30 – NC
Med Cow (lwt)
222.50 – NC
QCMI
307.40 ▼ 1
Historical eyci data

WYCI (¢/kg cwt)

 
2014
 
2015
 
2016
WYCI
09 Feb 2016
WYCI
567.75 – NQ
Historical WYCI data

NTLI (¢/kg cwt)

 
2014
 
2015
 
2016
National daily indicators
10 Feb 2016
Trade Lamb
542 ▼ 4
Heavy Lamb
542 ▼ 3
Mutton
311 ▲ 1
Historical ntli data