National/Regional Weekly Boneless Processing Beef and Beef Trimmings
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Des Moines, IA                Fri, Jan 12, 2018                 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                  150.38  loads   --                    6,015,171  pounds
National                 223.13  loads   --                    8,925,148  pounds
East Coast                12.59  loads   --                      503,612  pounds
West Coast                 8.15  loads   --                      326,173  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%              9       119,700     $220.28     $223.95     $222.25
  Frozen 92-94%                                            
  Fresh  90%                56     1,799,213     $211.78     $215.00     $213.02
  Frozen 90%                                               
  Fresh  85%                60     2,191,788     $174.98     $186.00     $180.96
  Frozen 85%                 8       121,260     $172.50     $186.00     $179.35
  Fresh  81%                 7       266,198     $167.00     $175.00     $167.55
  Frozen 81%                                               
  Fresh  75%                
  Frozen 75%                                               
  Fresh  73%                                               
  Frozen 73%                                               
  Fresh  65%                47     1,335,123      $94.00     $116.00     $101.21
  Frozen 65%                 8       122,220      $96.00     $102.00     $101.10
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%             13       220,500     $220.28     $223.95     $221.68
  Frozen 92-94%                                            
  Fresh  90%                70     2,084,996     $211.78     $218.50     $213.39
  Frozen 90%                                               
  Fresh  85%                67     2,316,568     $174.98     $186.00     $180.98
  Frozen 85%                10       157,980     $172.50     $186.00     $178.60
  Fresh  81%                 8       268,093     $167.00     $175.00     $167.61
  Frozen 81%                                               
  Fresh  75%                 8       118,350     $154.74     $165.00     $156.98
  Frozen 75%                                               
  Fresh  73%                                               
  Frozen 73%                                               
  Fresh  65%                64     1,556,249      $93.43     $118.50     $101.34
  Frozen 65%                 8       122,220      $96.00     $102.00     $101.10
  Fresh  50%                67     1,582,122      $67.26      $86.37      $76.49
  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%              4       100,800     $221.00     $221.00     $221.00
  Frozen 92-94%                                            
  Fresh  90%                12       269,783     $213.00     $218.50     $215.81
  Frozen 90%                                               
  Fresh  85%                
  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%                
  Frozen 85%                
  Fresh  81%                                               
  Frozen 81%                                               
  Fresh  75%                 
  Frozen 75%                                               
  Fresh  73%                                               
  Frozen 73%                                               
  Fresh  65%                15       179,676      $93.43     $108.00     $100.89
  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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