National Weekly Formulated Boneless Cow Beef & Beef Trimmings - Formulated Sales
USDA - Fri Aug 10, 3:16PM CDT
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Des Moines, IA                 Fri Aug 10, 2018                 USDA Market News

NATIONAL WEEKLY FORMULATED BONELESS COW BEEF & BEEF TRIMMINGS - Formulated Sales

FOB Plant basis formulated sales, U.S. dollars per 100 pounds.

Information in this report represents the volume reported on a formulated
marketing arrangement for the week of: Aug 6, 2018

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National                      509.21   loads                20,368,429   pounds
Central                       403.83   loads                16,153,312   pounds
East Coast                     47.74   loads                 1,909,708   pounds
West Coast                     57.64   loads                 2,305,409   pounds
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Central Region - (one load equals 40,000 pounds)
 Lean %                    Pounds               Loads             Wtd Average
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92-94%                  1,324,025               33.10               228.61
90%                     5,578,789              139.47               215.08
85%                     5,940,632              148.52               178.48
81%                       283,788                7.09               165.85
75%                       116,860                2.92               156.02
73%                       184,543                4.61               134.85
65%                     2,724,675               68.12               117.40
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National Region - (one load equals 40,000 pounds)
 Lean %                    Pounds               Loads             Wtd Average
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92-94%                  1,582,527               39.56               228.92
90%                     6,970,565              174.26               215.71
85%                     7,458,993              186.47               179.22
81%                       283,788                7.09               165.85
75%                       209,303                5.23               154.44
73%                       184,543                4.61               134.85
65%                     3,678,710               91.97               117.60
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East Coast Region - (one load equals 40,000 pounds)
 Lean %                    Pounds               Loads             Wtd Average
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92-94%                    258,502                6.46               230.54
90%                       690,034               17.25               217.57
85%                       563,372               14.08               178.11
81%                                                            
75%                                                            
73%                                                            
65%                       377,800                9.45               114.82
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West Coast Region - (one load equals 40,000 pounds)
 Lean %                    Pounds               Loads             Wtd Average
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92-94%                                                         
90%                       701,742               17.54               218.92
85%                       954,989               23.87               184.48
81%                                                            
75%                        72,443                1.81               151.38
73%                                                            
65%                       576,235               14.41               120.37
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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