Market outlook

June 2008
FoodService Director;6/15/2008, Vol. 21 Issue 6, pF7
Trade Publication
This article provides an outlook for the market performance of the meat industry in the U.S. in 2009. The Livestock, Dairy and Poultry Outlook of the Department of Agriculture forecasts lower cattle inventories and reduced beef supplies. The report also predicts that beef imports will decline as a weak dollar lowers demand. Similar scenarios are unfolding with other red meat animals.


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