Beef and Cattle

USDA's latest official data on U.S. and global trade, production, consumption and stocks, as well as analysis of developments affecting world trade in beef and cattle, can be found in the Livestock and Poultry: World Markets and Trade report.

Data & Analysis

August 10, 2018
In 2017, Macau’s retail food sector sales rose 4.4 percent to US$553 million, a positive growth trend forecast to continue, especially in segments where U.S. products have strong prospects....
August 6, 2018
FAS/Tokyo projects Japanese beef slaughter to decrease slightly in 2018 and 2019 as the number of domestic cattle operations continues to decline.
August 2, 2018
Bulgaria’s livestock sector continues to advance, despite marginally lower cattle and swine inventories in 2017.
August 1, 2018
On June 21, 2018, Ghana’s Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MOFA) confirmed acceptance of a USDA-proposed Veterinary Health Certificate for the export of cattle from the United States.