Choice boxed beef slipped on from Monday to Tuesday from $233.66 to $233.18. The 48-cent drop brought the 27-day average price to $239.03. Select boxed beef fell hard as well, dropping $1.16 to hit $227.95. The 27-day average price is now at $235.56.

Choice primal chuck saw the largest fall of the primal cuts, dropping $2.59 to hit $193.09. Choice primal round was close behind, falling $1.86. Choice primal loin increased $2.18 on Tuesday to hit $310.72.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 
 
Boxed Beef Wed
Jul 29
Thu
Jul 30
Fri
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 03
Tue
Aug 04
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 232.67 233.69 233.27 233.66 233.18 -0.48 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 229.14 229.30 229.69 229.11 227.95 -1.16 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 3.53 4.39 3.58 4.55 5.23 0.68 Report
Primal Values: Choice Wed
Jul 29
Thu
Jul 30
Fri
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 03
Tue
Aug 04
Change Report
  Rib 321.14 320.14 321.28 321.55 322.64 1.09 Report
  Chuck 192.84 195.79 195.09 195.68 193.09 -2.59 Report
  Round 219.60 221.01 220.02 221.54 219.68 -1.86 Report
  Loin 309.41 309.27 308.79 308.54 310.72 2.18 Report
  Brisket 165.49 164.92 165.53 164.79 164.80 0.01 Report
  Short Plate 157.10 157.28 156.20 155.45 157.01 1.56 Report
  Flank 140.63 140.20 140.95 140.56 140.65 0.09 Report
Loads Wed
Jul 29
Thu
Jul 30
Fri
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 03
Tue
Aug 04
Change Report
  Total 110.00 62.00 71.00 73.00 90.00 17.00 Report
  Choice 62.75 31.66 34.77 48.81 58.74 9.93 Report
  Select 23.19 13.20 11.32 9.37 16.92 7.55 Report
  Trimmings 7.53 4.84 4.19 0.00 2.26 2.26 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Wed
Jul 29
Thu
Jul 30
Fri
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 03
Tue
Aug 04
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 143.03 143.35 143.03 145.70 -- 2.67 Report
  BBLC Spread 89.64 90.34 90.24 87.96 -- -87.96 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Tue
Jul 28
Wed
Jul 29
Thu
Jul 30
Fri
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 03
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 84.93 84.70 84.98 85.38 88.35 2.97 Report
  BBPC Spread 147.97 148.71 147.89 145.31 -- -145.31 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Tue
Jul 28
Wed
Jul 29
Thu
Jul 30
Fri
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 03
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 131.82 136.25 133.91 137.49 132.77 -4.72 Report
  BBCB Spread 96.42 99.78 95.78 100.89 -- -100.89 Report
Other Tue
Jul 28
Wed
Jul 29
Thu
Jul 30
Fri
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 03
Change Report
  Daily Drop 11.63 11.67 12.01 12.02 12.05 0.03 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 223.40 222.31 223.44 221.66 222.81 1.15 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 218.81 219.01 219.09 218.97 220.44 1.47 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 110,000 105,000 107,000 103,000 107,000 4,000 Report