Livestock and Meats

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 meat and lifestock, can be found in the Livestock and Poultry: World Markets and Trade report.

Data & Analysis

August 22, 2019
Late in the evening of August 13, media reports stated that two pigs were confirmed to be infected with the African Swine Fever (ASF) virus in the interim transfer house in Shenzhen, China.
August 21, 2019
Paraguayan beef exports in marketing year 2020 are forecast to revive to 350,000 tons carcass weight equivalent (cwe) due to a projected increase in beef production and stagnant domestic consumption.
August 21, 2019
Mexico’s livestock industry is set to increase production into 2020 as the beef and pork sectors expand exports.
August 21, 2019
Romania’s pork industry continues to struggle with African swine fever (ASF).