Choice boxed beef prices saw an increase of $1.22 cents on Wednesday to hit $205.17. The 27-day average price now rests at $214.08. Select boxed beef prices also rose slightly from $193.12 on Tuesday to $193.42 on Wednesday. The 30-cent jump brought the 27-day average price to $204.92.
Choice primal rib saw the largest increase after Tuesday's drop, jumping from $361.83 to $370.32. The $8.49 increase brought the 27-day average price to $352.37. The next largest increases were choice primal brisket and loin, jumping $2.45 and $2.08, respectively. Choice primal chuck, short plate and flank were the only primial values that saw a decrease.