Indo feedlots caught between price cap and high Aussie cattle costs

Shan Goodwin
By Shan Goodwin
January 28 2021 - 7:30pm
TOUGH TIMES: Feedlotting of Australian-bred cattle in Indonesia is under heavy price pressure.

Indonesian feedlotters and meat retailers are struggling to stay afloat, with high Australian cattle costs hitting up against their government's capped beef price to put them firmly in negative margin territory.

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Shan Goodwin

Shan Goodwin

National Agriculture Writer - Beef

Shan Goodwin steers ACM’s national coverage of the beef industry. Shan has worked as a journalist for 30 years, the majority of that with agricultural publications. She spent many years as The Land’s North Coast reporter and has visited beef properties and stations throughout the country and overseas. She treats all breeds equally.

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