Choice boxed beef prices dropped over the weekend, falling from $250.27 on Friday to $247.96 on Monday. The $2.31 drop resulted in the 27-day average price settling at $251.16. Select boxed beef prices saw a steeper fall of $3.16 to hit $245.26. The 27-day average now sits at $244.71.

Choice primal rib saw no movement over the weekend, staying at $350.19 on Monday. Chioce primal loin and choice primal chuck both saw large falls of $5.12 and $2.18, respectively. Chioce primal brisket was the only cut that saw an increase of $2.96 to hit $173.03.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 

 

 
Boxed Beef Tue
Jun 30
Wed
Jul 01
Thu
Jul 02
Fri
Jul 03
Mon
Jul 06
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 252.60 252.46 252.78 250.27 247.96 -2.31 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 249.34 249.10 249.52 248.42 245.26 -3.16 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 3.26 3.36 3.26 1.85 2.70 0.85 Report
Primal Values: Choice Tue
Jun 30
Wed
Jul 01
Thu
Jul 02
Fri
Jul 03
Mon
Jul 06
Change Report
  Rib 349.85 353.33 352.37 350.19 350.19 0.00 Report
  Chuck 213.74 213.36 212.04 212.50 209.32 -3.18 Report
  Round 230.05 227.68 229.45 226.10 224.41 -1.69 Report
  Loin 337.05 336.86 340.70 333.22 328.10 -5.12 Report
  Brisket 173.89 173.24 171.88 170.07 173.03 2.96 Report
  Short Plate 179.66 181.98 177.37 178.17 177.57 -0.60 Report
  Flank 147.70 148.29 148.21 147.47 147.29 -0.18 Report
Loads Tue
Jun 30
Wed
Jul 01
Thu
Jul 02
Fri
Jul 03
Mon
Jul 06
Change Report
  Total 64.00 74.00 98.00 74.00 74.00 0.00 Report
  Choice 38.45 36.93 43.63 36.01 35.55 -0.46 Report
  Select 11.02 11.96 22.67 14.86 19.57 4.71 Report
  Trimmings 5.56 14.91 16.54 13.72 2.14 -11.58 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Tue
Jun 30
Wed
Jul 01
Thu
Jul 02
Fri
Jul 03
Mon
Jul 06
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 148.08 151.08 151.23 151.23 -- 0.00 Report
  BBLC Spread 104.52 101.38 101.55 99.04 -- -99.04 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Fri
Jun 26
Mon
Jun 29
Tue
Jun 30
Wed
Jul 01
Thu
Jul 02
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 82.35 82.21 81.83 81.53 80.48 -1.05 Report
  BBPC Spread 170.77 170.93 172.30 -- -- 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Fri
Jun 26
Mon
Jun 29
Tue
Jun 30
Wed
Jul 01
Thu
Jul 02
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 143.19 143.26 143.18 142.69 143.13 0.44 Report
  BBCB Spread 109.42 109.77 109.65 -- -- 0.00 Report
Other Fri
Jun 26
Mon
Jun 29
Tue
Jun 30
Wed
Jul 01
Thu
Jul 02
Change Report
  Daily Drop 12.30 12.31 12.27 12.30 12.36 0.06 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 229.73 229.01 229.07 229.67 229.38 -0.29 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 232.46 0.00 231.63 0.00 230.83 230.83 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 111,000 113,000 114,000 111,000 113,000 2,000 Report