Las Cruces, N.M. USDA Market News
****All import and export facilities on the Mexican border will be closed
Thursday and Friday, our office will be closed Friday and employees will be
on annual leave. All weekly summaries will be released Thursday afternoon.***
Thur Apr 17, 2014
Mexico to TX. & NM. Weekly Cattle Import Summary
Receipts EST: 15,000 Week ago Act: 20,787 Year ago Act: 16,560
Compared to last week, steer calves and yearlings mostly steady. Heifers
steady. Trade moderate to active, demand moderate to good. Bulk of Supply
consisted of steers and spayed heifers weighing 300-600 lbs.
Feeder steers: Medium and large 1&2, 300-400 lbs 218.00-234.00; 400-500
lbs 200.00-216.00; 500-600 lbs 180.00-196.00; Medium and large 2&3, 300-400
lbs 206.00-222.00; 400-500 lbs 188.00-204.00; 500-600 lbs 168.00-184.00.
Feeder heifers: Medium and large 1&2, 300-400 lbs 180.00-190.00; 400-500
lbs 170.00-180.00; 500-600 lbs 160.00-170.00.
(all sales fob port of entry.)
Source: USDA Market News, Las Cruces, NM
John Langenegger,OIC 575 527-6861, 575-649-2962
FAX 575 527-6868 LasCruces.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
Mexico to U.S. Weekly Cattle Import Summary