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7215.0 - Livestock Products, Australia, Sep 2008 Quality Declaration 
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 14/11/2008   
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SEPTEMBER KEY FIGURES

Sep Qtr 2007
Jun Qtr 2008
Sep Qtr 2008
TREND ESTIMATES
'000
'000
'000

Number slaughtered
Cattle (excl. calves)
1 976.5
1 988.5
2 010.8
Calves
221.8
204.2
206.5
Sheep
2 818.9
3 092.9
3 148.1
Lambs
5 346.5
4 958.9
4 847.6
Pigs
1 339.7
1 232.2
1 175.3
Chickens
114 806.0
116 131.6
116 862.2


Sep Qtr 2007
Jun Qtr 2008
Sep Qtr 2008
tonnes
tonnes
tonnes

Meat produced
Beef
527 538
534 776
540 430
Veal
7 282
6 441
6 497
Mutton
60 246
66 266
66 289
Lamb
111 570
101 301
97 540
Pig meat
97 143
88 639
83 812
Chicken meat
202 812
201 675
204 789
Wool receivals
106 183
99 047
96 698


Jun Qtr 2007
Mar Qtr 2008
Jun Qtr 2008
ML
ML
ML

Whole milk intake by factories
2 299
2 305
2 336


Cattle slaughterings, Excluding calves - Trend
Graph: Cattle slaughterings Excluding calves Trend

Sheep and lamb slaughterings, Trend
Graph: Sheep and lamb slaughterings Trend




SEPTEMBER KEY POINTS


TREND ESTIMATES
  • In September quarter 2008, the trend estimate for the number of lambs slaughtered fell by 2% to 4.8 million.
  • In September quarter 2008, the trend estimate for the number of pigs slaughtered fell by 5% to below 1.2 million.
  • In September quarter 2008, the trend estimate for the number of sheep slaughtered increased by 2% to 3.1 million.


NOTES

FORTHCOMING ISSUES

ISSUE (QUARTER) Release Date
December 2008 16 February 2009
March 2009 15 May 2009



CHANGES IN THIS ISSUE

There are no changes in this issue.


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