March Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

100th Edition : March 2022. Key Points The war in Ukraine is driving world food inflation much higher. Australian cattle prices remained strong during March but are predicted to decline in the coming months as the wet season fails in northern Australia. Global Comment. The world economy was already in a very fragile and vulnerable…

January Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

98th Edition : January 2022. Key Points ·      Australian cattle prices keep heading towards the moon. ·      Indonesian importers are experiencing their worst market conditions since the Asian financial collapse of 1997. Indonesia : Slaughter Steers AUD $5.09/kg live weight (Rp10,200 = $1AUD Slaughter cattle prices have surged upwards this month from Rp49,000 at the end of December to Rp52,000 per…

September Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

94th Edition : September 2021. Key Points 14,000 Brazilian bulls arrive safely in Vietnam in the last week of September. Covid rates are improving across Asia but persistently high cattle prices in Australia continue to suppress the trade. Indonesia : Slaughter Steers AUD $4.69/kg live weight (Rp10,450 = $1AUD) Slaughter steer prices have eased slightly…

July Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

92nd Edition : July 2021. Key Points Covid 19 impact on human health and supply chains gets much worse Northern Australian cattle prices holding firm. China live cattle prices continue to move higher Indonesia : Slaughter Steers AUD $4.58/kg live weight (Rp10,800 = $1AUD) Slaughter steer rates eased a little this month once again moving…

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…