USDA Market Reports

Boneless Cow Beef & Beef Trimmings - Afternoon

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Des Moines, IA                  Thu, Dec 18, 2014               USDA Market News



NATIONAL/REGIONAL DAILY BONELESS PROCESSING BEEF AND BEEF TRIMMINGS -

Negotiated Sales - Afternoon



FOB Plant basis negotiated sales for delivery within 0-21 day period, including

sales since last report, U.S.dollars per 100 pounds.



Compared to last market test: Lean boneless was slightly to moderately lower;

85% and 65% trimmings were weak to lower; Other lean percentages were not fully 

established. Beef trimmings higher on moderate demand and light to moderate 

offerings.



CURRENT VOLUME - (one load equals 40,000 pounds)



Central                  34.29  Loads   --                     1,371,795  pounds

National                 55.54  Loads   --                     2,221,422  pounds

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FOB Plant - Central

                         # of        Total              Price           Weighted

                         Trades      Pounds             Range           Average

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Chemical Lean

  Fresh  92-94%                                            

  Frozen 92-94%                                            

  Fresh  90%                16       599,964     $291.00     $296.69     $292.64

  Frozen 90%                                               

  Fresh  85%                15       591,007     $271.00     $277.94     $272.27

  Frozen 85%                                               

  Fresh  81%                                               

  Frozen 81%                                               

  Fresh  75%                                               

  Frozen 75%                                               

  Fresh  73%                                               

  Frozen 73%                                               

  Fresh  65%                 4       105,324     $158.00     $172.09     $169.11

  Frozen 65%                                               

Bull Product

  Fresh  94-96%                                            

  Frozen 94-96%                                            

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FOB Plant - National

                         # of        Total              Price           Weighted

                         Trades      Pounds             Range           Average

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Chemical Lean

  Fresh  92-94%                                            

  Frozen 92-94%                                            

  Fresh  90%                17       640,128     $291.00     $297.00     $292.92

  Frozen 90%                                               

  Fresh  85%                17       649,007     $271.00     $277.94     $272.43

  Frozen 85%                                               

  Fresh  81%                                               

  Frozen 81%                                               

  Fresh  75%                                               

  Frozen 75%                                               

  Fresh  73%                                               

  Frozen 73%                                               

  Fresh  65%                 7       126,784     $158.00     $177.00     $170.24

  Frozen 65%                                               

  Fresh  50%                25       709,063      $86.89     $109.00      $95.40

  Frozen 50%

Bull Product

  Fresh  94-96%                                            

  Frozen 94-96%                                            

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Regional Breakdown:

  Central - AR,CO,IA,IL,IN,KS,KY,LA,MI,MO,MN,MT,ND,NE,NM,OH,OK,SD,TN,TX,WI.

  National - all states

  East Coast - AL,CT,DC,DE,FL,GA,MA,MD,ME,MS,NC,NH,NJ,NY,PA,RI,SC,VA,VT,WV.

  West Coast - AK,AZ,CA,HI,ID,NV,OR,UT,WA,WY.

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Source:   USDA Market News Service, Des Moines, IA

          515-284-4460      email: desm.lpgmn@usda.gov

          24 Hour recorded market information 515-284-4830

          http://www.ams.usda.gov/LSMarketNews

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