Value of beef sent to Indonesia outstrips live cattle exports for first time

Shan Goodwin
Updated June 10 2024 - 12:57pm, first published 12:00pm
In this graph from the Indonesia-Australia Partnership on Food Security in Red Meat and Cattle, the spike in the amount of Australian beef sent to Indonesia last year is evident but values were also at very high levels.
In this graph from the Indonesia-Australia Partnership on Food Security in Red Meat and Cattle, the spike in the amount of Australian beef sent to Indonesia last year is evident but values were also at very high levels.

The value of the boxed beef Australia shipped to Indonesia last year hit a new record and, for the first time, exceeded the value of Australia's live cattle landed in the country.

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. Contact 0427686187. E: s.goodwin@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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