National Weekly Formulated Boneless Cow Beef & Beef Trimmings - Formulated Sales
USDA - Fri Mar 15, 3:23PM CDT
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Des Moines, IA                 Fri Mar 15, 2019                 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: Mar 11, 2019

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National                      454.24   loads                18,169,608   pounds
Central                       357.69   loads                14,307,713   pounds
East Coast                     62.33   loads                 2,493,297   pounds
West Coast                     34.21   loads                 1,368,598   pounds
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Central Region - (one load equals 40,000 pounds)
 Lean %                    Pounds               Loads             Wtd Average
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92-94%                  1,135,243               28.38               224.47
90%                     5,077,804              126.95               213.89
85%                     4,431,154              110.78               189.51
81%                       251,242                6.28               157.98
75%                        87,707                2.19               156.16
73%                       275,587                6.89               150.67
65%                     3,048,976               76.22               111.03
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National Region - (one load equals 40,000 pounds)
 Lean %                    Pounds               Loads             Wtd Average
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92-94%                  1,800,721               45.02               223.24
90%                     6,478,118              161.95               214.19
85%                     5,489,942              137.25               189.81
81%                       251,242                6.28               157.98
75%                       164,258                4.11               156.75
73%                       275,587                6.89               150.67
65%                     3,709,740               92.74               111.06
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East Coast Region - (one load equals 40,000 pounds)
 Lean %                    Pounds               Loads             Wtd Average
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92-94%                    665,478               16.64               221.14
90%                       691,603               17.29               215.88
85%                       779,587               19.49               190.93
81%                                           0.00                 0.00
75%                                           0.00                 0.00
73%                                           0.00                 0.00
65%                       354,629                8.87               107.13
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West Coast Region - (one load equals 40,000 pounds)
 Lean %                    Pounds               Loads             Wtd Average
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92-94%                                        0.00                 0.00
90%                       708,711               17.72               214.68
85%                       279,201                6.98               191.46
81%                                           0.00                 0.00
75%                                           0.00                 0.00
73%                                           0.00                 0.00
65%                       306,135                7.65               115.89
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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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