National Weekly Formulated Boneless Cow Beef & Beef Trimmings - Formulated Sales
USDA - Fri Sep 21, 4:09PM CDT
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Des Moines, IA                 Fri Sep 21, 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: Sep 17, 2018

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National                      472.37   loads                18,894,668   pounds
Central                       400.20   loads                16,007,812   pounds
East Coast                     38.88   loads                 1,555,357   pounds
West Coast                     33.29   loads                 1,331,499   pounds
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Central Region - (one load equals 40,000 pounds)
 Lean %                    Pounds               Loads             Wtd Average
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92-94%                  1,277,939               31.95               215.58
90%                     5,142,853              128.57               203.72
85%                     6,201,923              155.05               172.21
81%                       272,812                6.82               172.11
75%                        97,753                2.44               151.07
73%                       233,615                5.84               143.56
65%                     2,780,917               69.52               104.88
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National Region - (one load equals 40,000 pounds)
 Lean %                    Pounds               Loads             Wtd Average
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92-94%                  1,645,742               41.14               213.93
90%                     6,315,848              157.90               205.55
85%                     6,854,649              171.37               172.27
81%                       272,812                6.82               172.11
75%                       139,593                3.49               151.89
73%                       233,615                5.84               143.56
65%                     3,432,409               85.81               105.37
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East Coast Region - (one load equals 40,000 pounds)
 Lean %                    Pounds               Loads             Wtd Average
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92-94%                    367,803                9.20               208.23
90%                       563,709               14.09               206.58
85%                       373,745                9.34               174.98
81%                             
75%                             
73%                            
65%                       230,100                5.75               105.41
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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%                       609,286               15.23               220.07
85%                       278,981                6.97               170.11
81%                            
75%                           
73%                            
65%                       421,392               10.53               108.54
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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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