Monday, May 13, 2024
Australian beef exports surge, the second highest on record
Australian beef exports have surged by 46% from April 2023 to reach 113,431 tonnes, marking the highest beef export volume for April since 2015 and the second highest on record, Meat & Livestock Australia reported.
Friday, March 15, 2024
Uncertainty looms over Australian beef exports to China despite wine tariff backdown
The fate of over AUD 500 million (US$331 million) worth of Australian beef exports to China remains uncertain as Beijing shows no signs of lifting restrictions on eight Queensland abattoirs, which industry insiders claim have been overlooke ...
Monday, November 20, 2023
China to lift trade restrictions on Australian beef by year-end
Australia's Trade Minister Don Farrell anticipates the removal of trade actions imposed by China on Australian beef exports by the end of this year, signalling a positive shift in bilateral relations, Yahoo! Finance reported.
Monday, July 3, 2023
Australian beef producers benefit from UK free trade agreement
Australia's recently established free trade agreement (FTA) with the UK has entered its second month, and prominent figures in the Australian beef industry are already reaping the rewards, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation reported.
Friday, June 9, 2023
Australian beef industry showcases sustainability achievements in annual update
The 2023 annual update by the Australian Beef Sustainability Framework (ABSF) showed the industry's commitment to sustainability and animal care, positioning Australian beef as an excellent choice for consumers, Mirage News reported.
Thursday, May 4, 2023
Australian beef exports up 17% year-on-year
Data from Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA) showed that Australia's beef exports were 17% higher in April year-on-year at 72,604 tonnes, as the country's herd rebuilds following a prolonged drought, Irish Farmers Journal reported.
Monday, February 13, 2023
Australian beef exporters look to resume deliveries to China
Some Australian beef exporters, whose exports to China have been suspended due to quality and other issues, are seeking to fully resume trade with China, the Global Times learned.
Thursday, October 27, 2022
McDonald's on-farm visit aims to understand sustainability efforts in Australian beef production
McDonald's, one of the world's highest profile buyers of Australian beef, recently went on-farm in Central Queensland, Australia, to better understand the work being undertaken by producers to enhance the sustainability of their production ...
Monday, October 10, 2022
Significant drop in Australian beef exports in September
Australia's beef exports to all markets fell sharply in September, under the accumulated impact of processing delays caused by wet weather logistics problems, persistent labour shortages and the underlying scarcity of slaughter cattle due t ...
Monday, April 4, 2022
Dismal Q1 for Australian beef exports
Australia's beef exports have recorded a disastrous start to the year, with first quarter (January to March) shipments falling to a record low.
Wednesday, September 22, 2021
Campaign promoting Australian beef at UK restaurants slammed
A social media campaign promoting Australian beef at a UK chain of steakhouse restaurants has been criticised as 'incredibly crass' by the National Beef Association (NBA).
Tuesday, August 10, 2021
Cattle Council chief executive notes Australian beef producers' role in improving sustainability
Australian beef producers' work to cut greenhouse gas emissions can help secure a more sustainable future for the global industry.
Tuesday, July 6, 2021
JBS cyber attack-related shutdown contributes to lower Australian beef exports in June
JBS Australia's week-long closure following a widely reported cyber attack contributed to substantially lower Australian beef exports during June, Beef Central reported.
Monday, February 1, 2021
Australian beef producer makes first global carbon credit sale
In what is believed to be the first global carbon credit sale made by an Australian beef producer, New South Wales beef Wilmot Cattle Co has struck a deal with Microsoft to sell about half a million dollars worth (~US$380,000) of carbon cre ...
Wednesday, October 7, 2020
US, Australian beef constrained by drought, falling per capita consumption
Among top beef exporters, only the beef output of India (+257%, 4.24 million tonnes in 2019), Paraguay (215%, 0.71 million tonnes), and Brazil (151%, 10.2 million tonnes) grew significantly over the past two decades.

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