U.S. EXPORT SALES FOR WEEK ENDING 1/3/2019

 

Hides and Skins: Net sales of hides for 2019 totaled 162,900 pieces, all whole cattle hides were primarily for China (131,400 pieces, including decreases of 100 pieces), Brazil (12,400 pieces), South Korea (7,900 pieces, including decreases of 200 pieces), and Mexico (7,200 pieces, including decreases of 100 pieces).  Outstanding sales of whole cattle hides totaled 2,116,800 pieces on December 31st and were carried over to 2019.  For 2019, hide exports of 63,100 pieces, all whole cattle hides, were to China (44,400 pieces), South Korea (11,300 pieces), Brazil (4,100 pieces), and Mexico (3,400 pieces). Accumulated exports of hides in 2018 totaled, 21,457,300 pieces, up less than 1 percent from the prior year’s total of 21,390,700 pieces.

 Net sales of 3,500 wet blues for 2019 were reported.  Increases were reported for Italy (1,500 unsplit), Japan (1,300 unsplit), and Indonesia (800 grain splits).  Reductions were reported for Taiwan (100 unsplit) and China (100 unsplit).  Outstanding sales of 388,600 were remaining on December 31st and carried over to 2019.  Exports of 32,100 wet blues were primarily to Taiwan (12,700 unsplit), China (7,100 unsplit), Italy (5,600 unsplit), and Thailand (5,000 unsplit). Accumulated exports in 2018 totaled 6,976,900 wet blues, up 1 percent from the prior year’s total of 6,927,100 wet blues. No net sales of splits for 2019 were reported.  Outstanding sales of splits totaled 2,810,000 pounds on December 31st were carried over to 2019.  Exports of 120,000 pounds were to Vietnam.  Accumulated exports of splits in 2019 totaled 25,103,100 pounds, up 49 percent from the 16,805,400 pounds exported in 2018.

WEEKLY NET

SALES ACTIVITY

COUNTRY

WHOLE

WET BLUES

CATTLE
HIDES
1601

CALF
SKINS
1602

KIP
SKINS
1603

CROUPONS
1604

UNSPLIT
1606

GRAIN
SPLITS
1607

DROP
SPLITS

 

THOUSAND UNITS

ITALY

 

 

 

 

1.5

 

 

JAPAN

1.4

 

 

 

1.3

 

 

TAIWAN

2.6

 

 

 

-0.1

 

 

CHINA

131.4

 

 

 

-0.1

 

 

INDNSIA

 

 

 

 

 

0.8

 

KOR REP

7.9

 

 

 

 

 

 

VIETNAM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BRAZIL

12.4

 

 

 

 

 

 

DOM REP

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MEXICO

7.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

NET SALES

162.9

0.0

0.0

0.0

2.7

0.8

0.0

WEEKLY EXPORTS

63.1

0.0

0.0

0.0

32.1

0.0

120.0

ACCUM. EXPORTS

63.1

0.0

0.0

0.0

32.1

0.0

120.0

OUTSTANDING SALES

2,662.0

37.3

45.3

0.0

1,054.9

87.7

4,090.5

 

U.S. EXPORT SALES FOR WEEK ENDING  12/31/2018

WEEKLY NET

SALES ACTIVITY

COUNTRY

WHOLE

WET BLUES

CATTLE
HIDES
1601

CATTLE
SKINS
1602

KIP
SKINS
1603

CROUPONS
1604

UNSPLIT
1606

GRAIN
SPLIT
1607

DROP
SPLITS

 

THOUSAND UNITS

ITALY

 

 

-0.3

 

-2.5

 

 

SLOVENIA

-0.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

JAPAN

0.5

 

 

 

 

 

 

TAIWAN

-4.0

 

 

 

 

 

 

CHINA

98.9

 

 

 

2.4

0.1

0.4

INDNSIA

-0.8

 

 

 

 

 

 

KOR REP

20.3

 

 

 

 

 

 

THAILND

-0.1

 

 

 

 

 

 

VIETNAM

-0.1

 

 

 

0.1

 

 

MEXICO

-1.0

 

 

 

 

 

 

NET SALES

113.7

0.0

-0.3

0.0

0.0

0.1

0.4

WEEKLY EXPORTS

164.8

0.0

5.3

0.0

29.2

5.2

4.4

ACCUM. EXPORTS

21,200.3

112.7

144.3

0.0

5,752.7

1,224.2

25,103.1

CARRYOVER

2,116.8

32.5

20.1

0.0

346.7

41.9

2,810.0