August Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

57th Edition : August 2018.  Key Points Indonesian slaughter steer prices continue to climb. China prices remain firm during the beginning of the African Swine Fever outbreak. All regional currencies have gained against the weakening AUD$. Indonesia : Slaughter Steers AUD $3.94/kg live weight (Rp10,650 = $1AUD) Prices for slaughter cattle have risen again this…

July Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

56th Edition : July 2018.   Key Points Indonesian slaughter prices have firmed again for the second month in a row. Vietnam slaughter prices also continue their movement upwards. China prices are also rising although a weakening currency means AUD rates are lower.   Indonesia : Slaughter Steers AUD $3.80 / kg live weight (Rp…

June Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

55th Edition : June 2018.   Key Points Indonesian slaughter prices have increased for the first time in 2 years. Demand for live cattle is rising but now shipping space has become the new limiting factor. China prices continue to leave the rest behind Indonesia : Slaughter Steers AUD $3.71 / kg live weight (Rp…

Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

54th Edition : May 2018.  Key Points Indonesian Feedlot industry finally clears the backlog ready for a new beginning. The Philippines slaughter cattle prices have rejoined the SE Asian pack.   Indonesia : Slaughter Steers AUD $3.60 / kg live weight (Rp 10,550 = $1AUD) Prices were unusually stable this month including the first two…

April Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

53rd Edition : April 2018. Key Points Chinese domestic slaughter cattle prices are going ballistic. The Vietnamese business case for increasing imports at is looking bright. The Philippines slaughter cattle prices have finally caught up the rest of SE Asia.   Indonesia : Slaughter Steers AUD $3.60 / kg live weight (Rp 10,550 = $1AUD)…