USDA National Turkey Market – Jul 7

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DES MOINES, IA               Thu., Jul. 07, 2016          USDA Market News 
 
TURKEY: Daily National Turkey Market-At-A-Glance 
 
DOMESTIC MARKET HIGHLIGHTS 
 
The market on frozen hens and 16-24 lb. toms is steady to firm.  Demand and offerings 
light on frozen hens and 16-24 lb. toms.  Frozen Grade A basted equivalent processor 
offering prices on a national basis for hens are 114.00-122.00 cents FOB and 16-24 
lb. toms 114.00-139.00 cents FOB for current shipments.  Market activity slow on 
frozen basted equivalent hens at 123.00 and 16-24 lb. toms at 114.00-123.00 cents fob 
for current deliveries. 
 
The market on fresh tom breast meat, destrapped tenderloins and fresh white trims is 
generally steady.  The market on frozen white meat and white trims is steady to weak. 
Demand light to moderate.  Offerings of fresh white meat and trims mixed, mostly 
moderate.  Frozen white meat and white trims moderate to moderately heavy.  The 
market on institutional sized breasts is steady to weak.  Demand light to moderate. 
Offerings mixed ranging light to moderately heavy.  The market on Grade A and plant 
grade 4-8 lb. breasts is steady with a steady to weak undertone.  Demand and 
offerings light.  The tom bulk parts market is steady to weak.  Demand light to 
moderate.  Offerings moderate to moderately heavy, mostly moderate.  The market on 
hen 2-joint wings is mostly steady; balance of hen bulk parts steady to weak, mostly 
steady.  Demand light to moderate.  Offerings of hen 2-joint wings light, balance 
light to moderately heavy, mostly moderate.  The thigh meat market is generally 
steady.  Demand and offerings light to moderate.  The mechanically separated turkey 
(MST) market is steady at best.  Demand and offerings light to moderate.  Market 
activity slow. 
 
 
EXPORT MARKET HIGHLIGHTS 
 
Market activity slow.  The market is steady to weak, mostly steady with tom bulk 
parts in the weakest position.  Demand light to moderate.  Offerings mixed. 
 
Source: USDA Livestock, Poultry, & Grain Market News 
        Des Moines, IA     515.284.4460  desm.lpgmn[a]ams.usda.gov 
        http://www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain 
 
Prepared: 7-Jul-16 01:23 C GM 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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