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USDA Wkly Composite Box Beef Cutouts 03/18 13:50


USDA Wkly Composite Box Beef Cutouts 03/18 13:50
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Des Moines, IA March 18, 2019 USDA Market News

NATIONAL COMPREHENSIVE BOXED BEEF CUTOUT - ALL FED STEER/HEIFER SALES
For Week Ending: 3/15/2019
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Compre-
hensive Prime *Branded Choice Select Ungraded
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Weekly Cutout Value 224.78 237.23 228.01 223.94 217.20 201.78

Primal Rib 368.44 399.75 378.56 367.63 339.65 290.41
Primal Chuck 176.58 177.44 177.67 177.42 177.14 170.28
Primal Round 179.92 178.08 182.43 178.01 180.25 180.36
Primal Loin 306.66 349.52 311.60 304.60 286.57 250.89
Primal Brisket 195.00 193.38 197.04 192.21 190.98 187.05
Primal Short Plate 161.39 161.39 161.39 161.39 161.39 161.39
Primal Flank 119.61 119.94 120.88 119.90 117.57 117.20
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TOTAL LOADS OF PRODUCT REPORTED 6,198

Quality breakdown:
Prime 204
Branded* 1,207
Choice 1,907
Select 779
Ungraded** 2,101
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TOTAL 6,198

Sales type breakdown:
Negotiated 0-21 1,650
Negotiated 22/up 1,078
Formula 3,317
Forward Contract 152
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TOTAL 6,198

Destination breakdown:
Domestic 5,548
NAFTA Exports 186
Overseas Exports 464
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TOTAL 6,198

Delivery period breakdown:
0-21 Days 4,974
22-60 Days 865
61-90 Days 172
91 Days and Up 187
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TOTAL 6,198
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* Includes all Choice branded. (Upper 2/3rds and lower 1/3rd)
** Includes cuts, grinds, and trim.
USDA Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News Division, Des Moines, IA
515-284-4460 email: desm.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain
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