Choice boxed beef prices increased slightly on Thursday from $232.86 Wednesday to $233.41 on Thursday. The 55-cent increase brought the 27-day average price to $244.90. Select boxed beef prices did not fare so well, falling 19 cents on Thursday to hit $228.55. The 27-day average price now rests at $240.84.

Choice primal rib prices fell on Thursday from $324.17 to $320.70. The $3.47 drop brought the 27-day average price to $342.68. Choice primal brisket and choice primal chuck both saw decreases as well of 58 cents and 37 cents, respectively. Choice primal loin saw the largest increase on Thursday of $3.69.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 



 
Boxed Beef Fri
Jul 17
Mon
Jul 20
Tue
Jul 21
Wed
Jul 22
Thu
Jul 23
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 233.31 234.12 234.10 232.86 233.41 0.55 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 229.68 229.98 230.17 228.74 228.55 -0.19 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 3.63 4.14 3.94 4.12 4.86 0.74 Report
Primal Values: Choice Fri
Jul 17
Mon
Jul 20
Tue
Jul 21
Wed
Jul 22
Thu
Jul 23
Change Report
  Rib 320.44 325.83 326.20 324.17 320.70 -3.47 Report
  Chuck 193.76 194.27 195.10 192.54 192.17 -0.37 Report
  Round 216.98 215.99 216.99 218.06 218.43 0.37 Report
  Loin 312.05 313.67 310.36 308.60 312.29 3.69 Report
  Brisket 164.45 164.82 165.86 164.89 164.31 -0.58 Report
  Short Plate 163.83 162.67 163.90 162.29 165.45 3.16 Report
  Flank 141.82 141.56 142.79 143.77 143.65 -0.12 Report
Loads Fri
Jul 17
Mon
Jul 20
Tue
Jul 21
Wed
Jul 22
Thu
Jul 23
Change Report
  Total 76.00 51.00 77.00 101.00 90.00 -11.00 Report
  Choice 44.20 29.00 52.83 48.10 40.90 -7.20 Report
  Select 16.41 13.76 18.95 23.01 17.69 -5.32 Report
  Trimmings 4.55 0.31 0.57 11.27 13.26 1.99 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Fri
Jul 17
Mon
Jul 20
Tue
Jul 21
Wed
Jul 22
Thu
Jul 23
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 146.65 146.75 145.15 144.50 -- -0.65 Report
  BBLC Spread 86.66 87.37 88.95 88.36 -- -88.36 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Thu
Jul 16
Fri
Jul 17
Mon
Jul 20
Tue
Jul 21
Wed
Jul 22
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 81.73 81.67 83.13 85.43 83.51 -1.92 Report
  BBPC Spread 151.64 150.99 148.67 149.35 -- -149.35 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Thu
Jul 16
Fri
Jul 17
Mon
Jul 20
Tue
Jul 21
Wed
Jul 22
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 137.21 141.46 135.64 130.33 136.56 6.23 Report
  BBCB Spread 91.85 98.48 103.77 96.30 -- -96.30 Report
Other Thu
Jul 16
Fri
Jul 17
Mon
Jul 20
Tue
Jul 21
Wed
Jul 22
Change Report
  Daily Drop 11.83 11.38 11.38 11.33 11.37 0.04 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 226.74 227.93 227.18 226.61 223.78 -2.83 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 223.59 223.27 221.77 221.54 221.29 -0.25 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 104,000 102,000 110,000 113,000 104,000 -9,000 Report