National Weekly Formulated Boneless Cow Beef & Beef Trimmings - Formulated Sales
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Des Moines, IA                 Fri Nov 10, 2017                 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: Nov 6, 2017

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National                      328.83   loads                13,153,151   pounds
Central                       272.41   loads                10,896,468   pounds
East Coast                     33.18   loads                 1,327,289   pounds
West Coast                     23.23   loads                   929,394   pounds
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Central Region - (one load equals 40,000 pounds)
 Lean %                    Pounds               Loads             Wtd Average
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92-94%                    825,796               20.64               226.33
90%                     4,333,766              108.34               213.45
85%                     4,123,316              103.08               185.95
81%                       120,052                3.00               177.05
75%                        64,705                1.62               164.32
73%                                           
65%                     1,428,833               35.72                98.66
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National Region - (one load equals 40,000 pounds)
 Lean %                    Pounds               Loads             Wtd Average
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92-94%                  1,128,344               28.21               226.35
90%                     4,994,449              124.86               213.56
85%                     4,978,988              124.47               185.56
81%                       138,365                3.46               176.87
75%                       110,878                2.77               153.50
73%                                           
65%                     1,802,127               45.05                99.12
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East Coast Region - (one load equals 40,000 pounds)
 Lean %                    Pounds               Loads             Wtd Average
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92-94%                    302,548                7.56               226.42
90%                       506,354               12.66               214.87
85%                       369,733                9.24               183.75
81%                       
75%                      
73%                                          
65%                       118,950                2.97                98.43
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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%                       154,329                3.86               212.18
85%                       485,939               12.15               183.58
81%                           
75%                        
73%                               
65%                       254,344                6.36               102.05
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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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