USDA Market News - IMPORT BEEF TRADE Sunday, Jul 20, 2003
(Australia and New Zealand)- Compared to Wednesday, import boneless beef prices on 95% bull meat mostly 2.00 to 4.00 higher and sharply higher asking levels. Lean cow meat firm to 2.00 higher with very good demand and very light offerings from Australia and New Zealand. Slaughter numbers are seasonally lower. Other lean percentage trimmings not fully established on light reported trades.