June 2021 Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

91st Edition : June 2021. Key Points ·      Covid 19 surge creating havoc across Asia with human health and market supply chains ·      Northern Australian cattle prices remain high in June for the first time. ·      Indonesian imports increase rise sharply to just over 50,000 for June ·      Chinese live cattle prices jump after Argentina cuts exports. Indonesia : Slaughter Steers AUD…

May Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

90th Edition : May 2021. Key Points Australian feeder steer prices remain above $4 per kg live. NACC, a major Aussie live exporter enters administration. Vietnam restarts live imports in May. Indonesia : Slaughter Steers AUD $4.59/kg live weight (Rp11,100 = $1AUD) Slaughter steer prices have firmed a little although the market has a very…

April Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

89th Edition : April 2021. Key Points Australian cattle prices remain stuck at record highs. Indonesia experiences its second Ramadan during the pandemic. Vietnam imports zero Australian cattle during March. Indonesia : Slaughter Steers AUD $4.46/kg live weight (Rp11,200 = $1AUD) Slaughter steer prices surged higher towards the end of April in line with demand…

March Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

88th Edition : March 2021. Key Points Australian cattle prices remain firmly at historic highs. Live export numbers continue to decline. Ship stockman Greg Smith tragically killed during Indonesian port discharge. Indonesia : Slaughter Steers AUD $4.32/kg live weight (Rp11,100 = $1AUD) Slaughter steer prices for March remain generally steady with the indicator rate still…

January Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

86th Edition : January 2021. Key Points United backlash from importers and consumers against rising prices Aussie cattle prices climb even higher driven by domestic demand Covid 19 second wave across S E Asia dampens consumer demand Indonesia : Slaughter Steers AUD $4.31/kg live weight (Rp10,800 = $1AUD) Slaughter steer prices continue their upwards movement…

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Dear Reader For the last few years I have translated by monthly beef report into Bahasa Indonesia to provide a wider coverage to Indonesian readers. I have funded this service from my own funds but unfortunately I am no longer able to do so. If there are any individuals or companies who would like to…

December Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

85th Edition : December 2020. Key Points Importers continue to struggle with a combination of a strong AUD$ & rising Australian cattle prices Retail beef prices steady in both Indonesia and Vietnam despite steep rises in CIF and slaughter cattle rates After 4 years of weak monsoons, a “normal” Australian wet season is restricting access…