New footage showing four Northern Territory steers being roped, forced to the ground and having their throats cut without stunning has triggered fresh outrage against the live export trade and more questions about why exporters continue to lose control of Australian animals from supposedly secure customer supply chains…Read MoreJames Nason, September 12, 2019
A Pakistani live export ship worker has told Australian media he was paid several thousands of dollars by animal activists to gather evidence of animal cruelty…Read MoreBeef Central, September 11, 2019
China’s recent rapid rise to become the largest buyer of Australian boxed beef has come as it also exerts increasingly greater influence over Australia’s live cattle export supply chain – not as a customer as many expected but as an investor in Australian live export companies. ..Read MoreJames Nason, September 6, 2019
Until recently Australia’s largest livestock exporter, Wellard Limited has confirmed it is not currently trading livestock at all and is focusing exclusively on chartering its ships, as it reports a significant net loss for a fourth successive financial year…Read MoreJames Nason, August 29, 2019
The value of industry research can be measured in savings worth tens of thousands of dollars a year to the bottom line of the Mohr-Bell family’s Northern Territory cattle property Mathison Station…Read MoreJames Nason, August 27, 2019
A deal to sell its live export vessel, the MV Ocean Swagman to Western Australia’s Heytesbury Holdings is back on track, just a fortnight after owner Wellard signalled that the agreement was off, and an alternate buyer had been found…Read MoreBeef Central, August 20, 2019
News from Dr Ross Ainsworth’s South East Asia report this month includes strong continued contined feeder imports from Indonesia in July, returning supplies of frozen Indian buffalo meat in Indonesia, but at very low volumes, and a chapter closes as PT Elders Indonesia closes its remaining business.
Impor sapi bakalan Indonesia terus berlanjut hingga bulan Juli; Daging kerbau beku India kembali tersedia di pasar, tetapi dalam jumlah yang sangat kecil; PT Elders Indonesia menutup bisnisnya yang masih tersisa di Indonesia; Harga sapi steer Darwin ditambahkan pada grafik di bawah ini.