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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25 November 2020

Trade is becoming an increasingly hot topic as the next EU exit deadline looms

20 November 2020

Irish beef exports between Jan-Sep totalled 374,100 tonnes, down 5% on the same period in 2019.

18 November 2020

The USDA forecasts that global beef production in 2021 could rise by 2% to 61.5 million tonnes.

18 November 2020

UK beef imports rose 12% on the year in September, while exports were closer to the 5-year average

18 November 2020

The GB overall prime deadweight cattle price increased again, to average 372.5p/kg, a rise of more than 3p on the week.

12 November 2020

The UK produced 80,700 tonnes of beef in October, down 7% on 2019.

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