December Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

61st Edition : December 2018. Key Points Oversupply in Indonesian feedlots continues to push slaughter prices lower with the annual import total reaching 545,000. The AUD is weaker against all our Asian customer currencies helping in a small way to offset the sharp rise in feeder cattle prices in northern Australia.    Indonesia : Slaughter…

November Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

60th Edition : November 2018.  Key Points Indonesian prices continue their downward trend with further falls likely. Lesser quality Aussie frozen beef can retail in Indonesia for the same price as Indian buffalo beef. China live cattle prices remain firm while fresh beef prices are climbing. Vietnam and Philippines slaughter cattle prices on the rise…

October Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

59th Edition : October 2018.   Key Points Indonesian prices weaken again as over-supply looms. China prices remain firm as African Swine Fever continues to spread. The Philippines price breaks through the $4 mark for the first time.   Indonesia : Slaughter Steers AUD $3.93/kg live weight (Rp10,700 = $1AUD) After 9 months of steadily…

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…