Choice boxed beef prices continue to rise, hitting $250.88 on Thursday after a 33-cent increase. The 27-day average price now sits at $255.29. Select boxed beef prices saw a similar increase of 38 cents to hit $244.91, bringing the 27-day average price to $245.37. 

Choice primal chuck saw the largest increase on Thursday of $2, followed closely by choice primal brisket who increased $1.62. Chioce primal rib did not fair so well, dropping $2.39 to hit $354.37.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 



 
Boxed Beef Fri
Jun 12
Mon
Jun 15
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Jun 16
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Jun 17
Thu
Jun 18
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 247.14 246.10 249.71 250.55 250.88 0.33 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 241.30 240.41 242.01 244.43 244.81 0.38 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 5.84 5.69 7.70 6.12 6.06 -0.06 Report
Primal Values: Choice Fri
Jun 12
Mon
Jun 15
Tue
Jun 16
Wed
Jun 17
Thu
Jun 18
Change Report
  Rib 349.44 351.47 355.47 356.76 354.37 -2.39 Report
  Chuck 202.08 198.32 205.07 206.83 208.83 2.00 Report
  Round 218.14 219.15 221.40 223.49 223.02 -0.47 Report
  Loin 341.11 340.96 341.94 340.70 340.41 -0.29 Report
  Brisket 174.77 172.22 173.83 174.91 176.53 1.62 Report
  Short Plate 177.10 174.27 178.87 177.02 178.30 1.28 Report
  Flank 147.40 146.42 147.56 148.92 148.98 0.06 Report
Loads Fri
Jun 12
Mon
Jun 15
Tue
Jun 16
Wed
Jun 17
Thu
Jun 18
Change Report
  Total 48.00 58.00 63.00 99.00 66.00 -33.00 Report
  Choice 29.39 28.93 25.18 47.17 40.75 -6.42 Report
  Select 7.41 12.56 11.05 24.60 12.10 -12.50 Report
  Trimmings 0.13 7.41 18.09 9.90 6.49 -3.41 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Fri
Jun 12
Mon
Jun 15
Tue
Jun 16
Wed
Jun 17
Thu
Jun 18
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 155.23 152.45 152.18 152.05 -- -0.13 Report
  BBLC Spread 91.91 93.65 97.53 98.50 -- -98.50 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Fri
Jun 12
Mon
Jun 15
Tue
Jun 16
Wed
Jun 17
Thu
Jun 18
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 85.02 85.28 85.66 86.46 85.20 -1.26 Report
  BBPC Spread 162.12 160.82 164.05 164.09 165.68 1.59 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Fri
Jun 12
Mon
Jun 15
Tue
Jun 16
Wed
Jun 17
Thu
Jun 18
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 147.25 144.02 141.12 143.43 141.90 -1.53 Report
  BBCB Spread 99.89 102.08 108.59 107.12 108.98 1.86 Report
Other Thu
Jun 11
Fri
Jun 12
Mon
Jun 15
Tue
Jun 16
Wed
Jun 17
Change Report
  Daily Drop 13.55 13.58 13.58 13.57 12.33 -1.24 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 226.16 228.01 228.13 227.37 226.75 -0.62 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 233.50 232.54 231.57 232.65 234.06 1.41 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 107,000 111,000 113,000 96,000 113,000 17,000 Report