U.S. EXPORT SALES FOR WEEK ENDING 6/6/2024

 

Hides and Skins:  Net sales of 368,000 pieces for 2024 were up 54 percent from the previous week, but down 1 percent from the prior 4-week average. Increases primarily for China (227,900 whole cattle hides, including decreases of 7,000 pieces and 62,300 whole cattle hides - late), South Korea (43,000 whole cattle hides, including decreases of 300 pieces), Mexico (34,200 whole cattle hides, including decreases of 1,000 pieces and 3,700 whole cattle hides - late), Brazil (22,100 whole cattle hides), and Indonesia (15,500 whole cattle hides), were offset by reductions for Japan (200 pieces). Exports of 427,600 pieces were up 36 percent from the previous week and 22 percent from the prior 4-week average. Whole cattle hides exports were primarily to China (307,600 pieces), South Korea (37,000 pieces), Mexico (29,500 pieces), Thailand (22,500 pieces), and Brazil (20,400 pieces).

 

Net sales of 123,300 wet blues for 2024 were up 67 percent from the previous week, but down 26 percent from the prior 4-week average. Increases primarily for Italy (34,600 unsplit, including decreases of 300 unsplit), Thailand (34,500 unsplit), Vietnam (28,800 unsplit), China (22,400 unsplit), and the Dominican Republic (1,700 unsplit), were offset by reductions for Hong Kong (200 unsplit). Exports of 151,200 wet blues were up 5 percent from the previous week and 8 percent from the prior 4-week average. The destinations were primarily to Vietnam (42,800 unsplit), China (41,100 unsplit), Italy (29,900 unsplit), Thailand (14,500 unsplit), and Hong Kong (13,400 unsplit). Net sales of 48,300 splits were primarily for China (44,000 pounds) and South Korea (3,300 pounds). Exports of 37,200 pounds were to Vietnam.

 

Late Reporting:  For 2024, new sales totaling 66,000 pieces of whole cattle hides were reported late for China (62,300 pieces) and Mexico (3,700 pieces).

 

WEEKLY NET

SALES ACTIVITY

 
COUNTRY

WHOLE

WET BLUES

CATTLE
HIDES
1601

CALF
SKINS
1602

KIP
SKINS
1603


CROUPONS
1604

 
UNSPLIT
1606

GRAIN
SPLIT
1607

DROP
SPLITS
1608

THOUSAND UNITS

ITALY

5.0

 

 

 

34.6

 

 

JAPAN

-0.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

TAIWAN

1.4

 

 

 

 

 

 

CHINA

227.9

 

 

 

22.4

 

44.0

INDIA

4.3

 

 

 

 

 

 

HG KONG

 

 

 

 

-0.2

 

 

INDNSIA

15.5

 

 

 

 

 

 

KOR REP

43.0

 

 

 

 

1.4

3.3

THAILND

14.9

 

 

 

34.5

 

 

VIETNAM

 

 

 

 

28.8

 

0.9

BRAZIL

22.1

 

 

 

0.1

 

 

DOM REP

 

 

 

 

1.7

 

 

MEXICO

34.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

NET SALES

368.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

122.0

1.4

48.3

WEEKLY EXPORTS

427.6

0.0

0.0

0.0

147.8

3.4

37.2

ACCUM. EXPORTS

8,673.6

8.9

18.8

0.0

3,032.0

96.7

1,909.7

OUTSTANDING SALES

2,716.3

0.0

16.2

0.0

1,364.9

64.3

705.0