Cattle, Hogs, and Dairy

Weekly Export Sales Highlights


Beef: Net sales of 27,900 MT reported for 2021 were up 19 percent from the previous week and 45 percent from the prior 4-week average. Increases were primarily for China (9,000 MT, including decreases of 100 MT), Japan (8,800 MT, including decreases of 500 MT), South Korea (6,000 MT, including decreases 400 MT), Indonesia (1,100 MT), and Taiwan (1,000 MT, including decreases of 100 MT). Exports of 19,400 MT were down 1 percent from the previous week, but up 4 percent from the prior 4-week average. The destinations were primarily to Japan (5,400 MT), South Korea (4,900 MT), China (3,500 MT), Taiwan (1,300 MT), and Mexico (1,300 MT).

Export Adjustments: Accumulated exports of beef to the Netherlands were adjusted down 33,589 MT for week ending May 13th. This shipment was reported in error.


Pork: Net sales of 45,900 MT reported for 2021 were up noticeably from the previous week and up 56 percent from the prior 4-week average. Increases primarily for Mexico (21,800 MT, including decreases of 700 MT), China (9,600 MT, including decreases of 400 MT), Japan (7,700 MT, including decreases of 200 MT), Canada (3,000 MT, including decreases of 400 MT), and Colombia (1,100 MT, including decreases of 100 MT), were offset by reductions for Peru (100 MT). Exports of 47,800 MT were up 38 percent from the previous week and 11 percent from the prior 4-week average. The destinations were primarily to Mex