National/Regional Weekly Boneless Processing Beef and Beef Trimmings
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Des Moines, IA                Fri, May 24, 2019                 USDA Market News

NATIONAL/REGIONAL WEEKLY BONELESS PROCESSING BEEF AND BEEF TRIMMINGS -
Negotiated Sales

FOB Plant basis negotiated sales for delivery within 0-21 day period, including
sales since last report, U.S.dollars per 100 pounds.

CURRENT VOLUME - (one load equals 40,000 pounds)

Central                   78.08  loads   --                    3,123,052  pounds
National                 180.26  loads   --                    7,210,429  pounds
East Coast                14.15  loads   --                      566,144  pounds
West Coast                43.42  loads   --                    1,736,687  pounds
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FOB Plant - Central
                         # of        Total              Price           Weighted
                         Trades      Pounds             Range           Average
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Chemical Lean
  Fresh  92-94%              6       168,834     $230.50     $231.50     $231.03
  Frozen 92-94%                                         
  Fresh  90%                31     1,477,121     $222.00     $226.00     $222.74
  Frozen 90%                                            
  Fresh  85%                31     1,031,059     $197.91     $206.00     $199.91
  Frozen 85%                                            
  Fresh  81%                 6       252,000     $184.00     $184.00     $184.00
  Frozen 81%                                            
  Fresh  75%                                            
  Frozen 75%                                            
  Fresh  73%                                            
  Frozen 73%                                            
  Fresh  65%                 9       194,038     $113.00     $131.96     $121.22
  Frozen 65%                                            
Bull Product
  Fresh  94-96%                                         
  Frozen 94-96%                                         
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FOB Plant - National
                         # of        Total              Price           Weighted
                         Trades      Pounds             Range           Average
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Chemical Lean
  Fresh  92-94%              6       168,834     $230.50     $231.50     $231.03
  Frozen 92-94%                                         
  Fresh  90%                54     1,973,076     $218.00     $227.00     $223.21
  Frozen 90%                                            
  Fresh  85%                78     2,522,633     $192.00     $209.25     $199.44
  Frozen 85%                                            
  Fresh  81%                 6       252,000     $184.00     $184.00     $184.00
  Frozen 81%                                            
  Fresh  75%                                            
  Frozen 75%                                            
  Fresh  73%                                            
  Frozen 73%                                            
  Fresh  65%                26       509,340     $113.00     $132.68     $121.79
  Frozen 65%                                            
  Fresh  50%                68     1,784,546      $69.00      $89.25      $82.59
  Frozen 50%                                            
Bull Product
  Fresh  94-96%                                         
  Frozen 94-96%                                         
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FOB Plant - East Coast
                         # of        Total              Price           Weighted
                         Trades      Pounds             Range           Average
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Chemical Lean
  Fresh  92-94%                                         
  Frozen 92-94%                                         
  Fresh  90%                18       417,708     $218.00     $227.00     $225.28
  Frozen 90%                                            
  Fresh  85%                 7       148,436     $198.00     $204.50     $202.68
  Frozen 85%                                            
  Fresh  81%                                            
  Frozen 81%                                            
  Fresh  75%                                            
  Frozen 75%                                            
  Fresh  73%                                            
  Frozen 73%                                            
  Fresh  65%                                            
  Frozen 65%                                            
Bull Product
  Fresh  94-96%                                         
  Frozen 94-96%                                         
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FOB Plant - West Coast
                         # of        Total              Price           Weighted
                         Trades      Pounds             Range           Average
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Chemical Lean
  Fresh  92-94%                                         
  Frozen 92-94%                                         
  Fresh  90%
  Frozen 90%                                            
  Fresh  85%                40     1,343,138     $192.00     $209.25     $198.71
  Frozen 85%                                            
  Fresh  81%                                            
  Frozen 81%                                            
  Fresh  75%                                            
  Frozen 75%                                            
  Fresh  73%                                            
  Frozen 73%                                            
  Fresh  65%                17       315,302     $116.00     $132.68     $122.14
  Frozen 65%                                            
Bull Product
  Fresh  94-96%                                         
  Frozen 94-96%                                         
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Regional Breakdown:
  Central - AR,CO,IA,IL,IN,KS,KY,LA,MI,MO,MN,MT,ND,NE,NM,OH,OK,SD,TN,TX,WI.
  National - all states
  East Coast - AL,CT,DC,DE,FL,GA,MA,MD,ME,MS,NC,NH,NJ,NY,PA,RI,SC,VA,VT,WV.
  West Coast - AK,AZ,CA,HI,ID,NV,OR,UT,WA,WY.
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Source:    USDA Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News Division, Des Moines, IA
           515-284-4460      email: desm.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
           24 Hour recorded market information 515-284-4830
           www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain
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