UK cattle facts and figures

Use this guide for easy access to the latest information for the UK cattle industry, from prices through to consumption.

Marketing chain information

This data shows the size of the UK marketing chain from farm to fork.

Farm input costs

The latest weekly and monthly prices for key farm input costs.

Slaughterings and production

Figures showing up to date trends in cattle slaughterings in GB and UK along with the latest outlook for the UK.

Cattle carcase information

Annual carcase information from our deadweight cattle sample.

Livestock and meat prices

The latest price for cattle in GB along with GB supermarket prices.

Auction market information

The latest information for auction markets across GB, including throughputs and prices.

Imports and exports

The latest trade statistics for UK beef, broken down by product.


The latest GB household consumption trends for beef, along with country of origin data for beef product facings.

Analysis and insight

Discover the latest analysis and insight from our industry experts to help guide you through market movements and provide you with a clear, impartial view.