National Daily Slaughter Cattle - Committed and Delivered Cattle - AM
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St. Joseph, MO    Wed May 16, 2018    USDA Market News Service

NATIONAL DAILY SLAUGHTER CATTLE - COMMITTED AND DELIVERED CATTLE - Morning
For Primarily Tuesday Afternoon, 5/15/2018

                 Confirmed  Week Ago  Year Ago  Week to Date  Week Ago  Year Ago
Total Delivered     68,169    61,199    60,034       179,436   178,191   172,328
Total Committed     73,899    40,639    41,010       208,939   149,970   164,788

                          DELIVERED TO PLANTS - DOMESTIC
                                               Head Count
                                            Live      Dressed    Percentage
NEGOTIATED                              11,080        5,821         25
 Steer and Heifer                         11,066        5,096         96
 Other fed cattle                             14          725          4

NEGOTIATED GRID                             62        3,293          5
 Steer and Heifer                             62        2,752         84
 Other fed cattle                                         541         16

FORMULA                                  7,066       33,507         60
 Steer and Heifer                          6,756       30,468         92
 Other fed cattle                            310        3,039          8

FORWARD CONTRACT                         1,282        5,551         10
 Steer and Heifer                          1,282        4,004         77
 Other fed cattle                                       1,547         23

Packer Financing involved                             1,026          2
Delivered Location chosen by pack        9,034       31,685         60
Delivered Date chosen by packer         16,365       41,796         85

                          DELIVERED TO PLANTS - IMPORTED
                                               Head Count
                                            Live      Dressed    Percentage
NEGOTIATED                                               31
 Steer and Heifer                                          31        100
 Other fed cattle

NEGOTIATED GRID                                          85
 Steer and Heifer                                          85        100
 Other fed cattle

FORMULA
 Steer and Heifer
 Other fed cattle

FORWARD CONTRACT                                        391          1
 Steer and Heifer                                         391        100
 Other fed cattle

Packer Financing involved
Delivered Location chosen by pack                       507          1
Delivered Date chosen by packer                         507          1

               DELIVERED CATTLE:
REGION OF ORIGIN                    Head Count
Texas/Okla/New Mexico                   15,968
Kansas                                  14,910
Nebraska                                15,941
Colorado                                 5,410
Iowa/Minnesota/Missouri                  6,543
North plains/Eastern Mountain            4,385
Western States                           2,447
Eastern Cornbelt                         1,219
Northeast                                  802
Southeast                                   37
Canada                                     507

     COMMITTED (SCHEDULED FOR SLAUGHTER) - GENERALLY WITHIN 7 DAYS - DOMESTIC
                                               Head Count
                                            Live      Dressed    Percentage
NEGOTIATED                              18,159        1,706         27
 Steer and Heifer                         18,137        1,586         99
 Other fed cattle                             22          120          1

NEGOTIATED GRID                                       3,537          5
 Steer and Heifer                                       3,029         86
 Other fed cattle                                         508         14

FORMULA                                  9,405       37,165         63
 Steer and Heifer                          9,325       33,042         91
 Other fed cattle                             80        4,123          9

FORWARD CONTRACT                           357        3,217          5
 Steer and Heifer                            357        2,492         80
 Other fed cattle                                         725         20

Packer Financing involved                                12
Delivered Location chosen by pack        7,349       22,093         40
Delivered Date chosen by packer         24,157       36,191         82

     COMMITTED (SCHEDULED FOR SLAUGHTER) - GENERALLY WITHIN 7 DAYS - IMPORTED
                                               Head Count
                                            Live      Dressed    Percentage
NEGOTIATED                                               31
 Steer and Heifer                                          31        100
 Other fed cattle

NEGOTIATED GRID                                          72
 Steer and Heifer                                          72        100
 Other fed cattle

FORMULA
 Steer and Heifer
 Other fed cattle

FORWARD CONTRACT                                        250
 Steer and Heifer                                         250        100
 Other fed cattle

Packer Financing involved
Delivered Location chosen by pack                       353          1
Delivered Date chosen by packer                         353          1

     COMMITTED (SCHEDULED FOR SLAUGHTER):
REGION OF ORIGIN                    Head Count
Texas/Okla/New Mexico                   18,197
Kansas                                  24,146
Nebraska                                10,841
Colorado                                 5,521
Iowa/Minnesota/Missouri                  6,332
North plains/Eastern Mountain            3,309
Western States                           1,845
Eastern Cornbelt                         2,747
Northeast                                  573
Southeast                                   35
Canada                                     353

CATTLE NUMBERS SCHEDULED TO BE SHIPPED OUT OF REGION FOR SLAUGHTER

REGION OF ORIGIN           NUMBER SHIPPED OUT OF REGION OF ORIGIN


Texas/Oklahoma/New Mexico         7,076
Kansas                            3,182
Nebraska                          2,399


Source: USDA Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News Division, St. Joseph, MO
        816-676-7000    email:  stjoe.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
        www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain

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