October Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

47th Edition : October 2017. Key Points  Indonesian feedlotters demonstrate desperation with some now providing extended credit to butchers A definite trend of steadily firming prices has emerged in China  Indonesia  :  Slaughter Steers AUD $3.81 / kg live weight (Rp 10,500 = $1AUD)  Slaughter steer prices are weakening even further although I am still…

September Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

46th Edition : September 2017. Key Points  Indonesian importers in survival mode as slaughter cattle demand falls even further China continues to defy the currency and pricing trends of our other major Asian importers Indonesia  :  Slaughter Steers AUD $3.77 / kg live weight (Rp 10,600 = $1AUD)  Slaughter cattle prices and the AUD/IDR exchange…

August Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

45th Edition : August 2017. Key Points  China defies the currency and pricing trends of our other major Asian importers Stalemate for Australian exporters and Indonesian importers  Indonesian Korban produces strong demand and firm prices. Indonesia  :  Slaughter Steers AUD $3.78 / kg live weight (Rp 10,575 = $1AUD)  No change in slaughter cattle prices…

July Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

44th Edition : July 2017. Key Points  Australian dollar rise delivers more pain to Importers Australian producers continue to enjoy good prices while exporters, shipping companies and importers are all making losses. Vietnamese importers cut costs by increasing imports of cows and buffalo   Indonesia  :  Slaughter Steers AUD $3.85 / kg live weight (Rp…

June Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

43rd Edition : June 2017. Key Points  Indonesian Ramadan passes with flat live cattle prices Consumer resistance forces some Vietnamese abattoirs to close  Shanghai prices rising despite the ongoing northern drought    Indonesia  :  Slaughter Steers AUD $3.95 / kg live weight (Rp 10,125 = $1AUD)  The political system in Indonesia can regard itself as…