National/Regional Weekly Boneless Processing Beef and Beef Trimmings
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Des Moines, IA                Fri, Feb 23, 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                   93.09  loads   --                    3,723,520  pounds
National                 154.32  loads   --                    6,172,752  pounds
East Coast                10.89  loads   --                      435,485  pounds
West Coast                21.33  loads   --                      853,066  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%                                            
  Frozen 92-94%                                            
  Fresh  90%                25       861,507     $216.00     $221.00     $216.75
  Frozen 90%                 2       105,000     $217.00     $221.00     $220.20
  Fresh  85%                52     1,824,662     $183.00     $215.00     $189.68
  Frozen 85%                 5       129,000     $175.00     $186.00     $177.94
  Fresh  81%                13       334,069     $172.00     $181.26     $172.96
  Frozen 81%                                               
  Fresh  75%                 
  Frozen 75%                                               
  Fresh  73%                                               
  Frozen 73%                                               
  Fresh  65%                18       408,400     $125.00     $143.00     $141.45
  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%                                            
  Frozen 92-94%                                            
  Fresh  90%                39     1,283,951     $213.45     $221.00     $217.01
  Frozen 90%                 2       105,000     $217.00     $221.00     $220.20
  Fresh  85%                75     2,306,599     $182.22     $215.00     $190.10
  Frozen 85%                 7       166,140     $175.00     $186.00     $179.02
  Fresh  81%                15       345,509     $172.00     $189.00     $173.49
  Frozen 81%                                               
  Fresh  75%                19       159,312     $155.50     $179.00     $161.75
  Frozen 75%                                               
  Fresh  73%                                               
  Frozen 73%                                               
  Fresh  65%                35       645,560     $125.00     $143.00     $139.16
  Frozen 65%                                               
  Fresh  50%                53     1,160,681      $63.00      $87.67      $83.36
  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%                11       322,444     $213.45     $220.50     $217.54
  Frozen 90%                                               
  Fresh  85%                 8        81,447     $182.22     $199.00     $192.95
  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%                 3       100,000     $216.00     $219.00     $217.60
  Frozen 90%                                               
  Fresh  85%                15       400,490     $187.00     $197.68     $191.44
  Frozen 85%                 
  Fresh  81%                                               
  Frozen 81%                                               
  Fresh  75%                 7        80,420     $155.50     $159.01     $157.98
  Frozen 75%                                               
  Fresh  73%                                               
  Frozen 73%                                               
  Fresh  65%                16       235,016     $128.07     $143.00     $135.15
  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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