Boxed beef prices continue to rise on Tuesday, with choice boxed beef prices hitting $254.50 on Tuesday. This $2 rise has brought the 27-day average for boxed beef to $247.65. Select boxed beef also continued its jump with a $1.50 raise, hitting $250.78 on Tuesday.

Choice primal ribal rib had another large jump of $5.14, bringing the price to $384.84 on Tuesday. The 27-day average is now at $359.68. Choice primal loin also rose by $2.70, hitting $342.69 on Tuesday. Choice primal brisket prices fared the worst, dropping by $4.87 to $195.36 on Tuesday. The 27-day average is now at $199.16.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 

 

 
Boxed Beef Wed
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Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 250.38 250.96 250.43 252.50 254.50 2.00 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 247.57 247.26 246.62 249.28 250.78 1.50 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 2.80 3.70 3.81 3.22 3.72 0.50 Report
Primal Values: Choice Wed
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  Rib 369.08 377.66 374.91 379.70 384.84 5.14 Report
  Chuck 207.14 205.89 204.92 205.60 208.14 2.54 Report
  Round 224.46 224.27 223.16 221.83 222.25 0.42 Report
  Loin 334.21 334.21 335.72 339.99 342.69 2.70 Report
  Brisket 197.87 197.46 195.93 200.23 195.36 -4.87 Report
  Short Plate 161.79 162.50 163.14 166.93 169.46 2.53 Report
  Flank 131.76 131.47 132.35 139.58 140.96 1.38 Report
Loads Wed
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  Total 100.00 90.00 58.00 53.00 68.00 15.00 Report
  Choice 46.41 38.83 45.39 23.90 36.22 12.32 Report
  Select 23.01 18.31 6.46 10.37 11.86 1.49 Report
  Trimmings 8.62 11.50 0.00 7.47 3.95 -3.52 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Wed
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Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 161.73 161.68 162.63 162.50 -- -0.13 Report
  BBLC Spread 88.65 89.28 87.80 90.00 -- -90.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Tue
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  Pork Carcass 67.94 67.02 68.33 66.08 65.65 -0.43 Report
  BBPC Spread 183.36 182.63 184.35 186.85 -- -186.85 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Tue
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  Chicken Breast B/S 147.04 148.90 151.21 150.98 150.71 -0.27 Report
  BBCB Spread 101.48 99.75 99.45 101.79 -- -101.79 Report
Other Tue
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Change Report
  Daily Drop 14.65 14.66 14.67 14.63 14.65 0.02 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 231.99 231.78 231.81 231.76 232.29 0.53 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 238.00 239.84 239.93 240.04 241.76 1.72 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 108,000 99,000 108,000 95,000 109,000 14,000 Report