Beef markets

The latest industry data, analysis and insights from the beef sector to help inform your business decisions.

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For further information please view our monthly beef snapshot, an at-a-glance update on the latest trends in the beef markets.



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Exports of fresh and frozen beef from Brazil have been strong in 2020, and are set to stay that way.

EU27 beef production is forecast to fall by 1.7% compared to 2019.

The UK wheat crop is expected to be smaller year-on-year, with UK crop conditions now varying across regions.

After several weeks of sharp rises, GB cattle prices were largely steady this week.

The drought in Australia has ended, and cattle farmers there are now looking to restock which limit production this year.

The post-coronavirus recovery of Ireland’s beef throughputs could cast uncertainty over GB prices.


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