March Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

64th Edition : March 2019. Key Points October imports just keep on coming, forcing Indonesian prices lower. Vietnamese slaughter cattle prices on the rise. Northern Territory wet season fails.   Indonesia : Slaughter Steers AUD $3.82/kg live weight (Rp10,070 = $1AUD) The seemingly never ending tail of the October 2018 shipments remained the major market…

Deja vu at Vlado’s

In 1978 I was a recently graduated veterinarian working in country Victoria. I came to Melbourne occasionally and on one memorable visit, my girlfriend suggested that we go to a well known steak restaurant called Vlado’s. The meal was wonderful, and the experience has stayed very firmly in my memory ever since. I left to…

February Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

63rd Edition : February 2019. Key Points   October imports still having strong negative impact on Indonesian market. The Philippines slaughter cattle prices continue their meteoric rise. Northern Territory feeder prices collapse as wet season fails.   Indonesia : Slaughter Steers AUD $3.90/kg live weight (Rp10,000 = $1AUD) Overweight cattle from October 2018 imports continue…

Januari Laporan Pasar: Industri Daging Sapi Asia Tenggara

Edisi ke-62: Januari 2019 Poin-Poin Utama Kekhawatiran tentang masalah izin impor Indonesia yang akan segera terjadi mulai berkurang, karena pemerintah tidak mengambil tindakan pada bulan Januari Vietnam dan Malaysia telah menyetujui protokol untuk impor sapi hidup dari Brasil.   Indonesia: Sapi Potong Steer, AUD $3,91/kg bobot hidup (Rp10.100 = AUD$1) Pasar masih terus tertekan oleh…

January Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

62nd Edition : January 2019. Key Points   Concerns over imminent Indonesian import permit problems recede as government takes no action during January. Vietnam and Malaysia have agreed on import protocols for live cattle from Brazil.   Indonesia : Slaughter Steers AUD $3.91/kg live weight (Rp10,100 = $1AUD) The market continues to be depressed by…