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Australia beef and veal export reached 4.77 billion dollars

Thursday, February 28th 2013 - 05:40 UTC
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Australian beef and veal export values in 2012 increased 2% year-on-year, reaching 4.77 billion dollars. While beef and veal export volumes during 2012 notched a record, values were short of the equivalent feat, influenced by a greater proportion of exports made up of frozen product and the high Australian dollar. Read full article

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  • Anglotino

    $1.5 billion to Japan
    $1 billion to the US
    $149 million to China

    I can see where the next boom market for Aussie meat will be!

    Feb 28th, 2013 - 08:53 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • ManRod

    Australian Beef is the best tasting... I have often eaten it in Chile, quite popular.

    Feb 28th, 2013 - 10:42 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • redpoll

    @1 Aussie Our Uruguayan beef commands a higher price than Oz and probably why Chileans can only afford Oz or Paraguayan beef? We are quota restricted to the US but the Korean and hopefuly also the Japanese markets will very soon be open to us so watch out OZ!
    Chinese buy a lot of the inferior cuts from us also and I think that our Meat Corporation has recently opened two topflight restaurants in Shanghai and Macoa to penetrate the top end of the market with selected Angus and Hereford cuts. So Aussie croppies beware or you will soon be playing catchup with us Uruguayans

    Feb 28th, 2013 - 03:12 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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