Australian red meat export statistics

The Department's Quota Unit publishes monthly statistics on red meat exports from Australia to more than 57 destination markets. See also Quota usage reports.

Latest red meat export figures (updated 31 March 2020)

Total chilled and frozen meat exported in March 2020 (kilograms shipped weight)
Area Chilled beef/
veal
Total beef/veal Buffalo Mutton Lamb Goat Pork Fancy meats Total
European Union (EU) 585415 615851 0 228141 1053899 0 0 5223 1903114
Other western Europe 52723 52723 0 1112 85677 0 0 72 139584
Eastern Europe 0 0 0 23919 0 0 0 0 23919
USA East Coast 4221580 12613928 0 1912256 3711438 310508 0 319820 18867949
USA West Coast 1104913 4568823 8069 524123 1693353 139893 0 110079 7044340
Canada East Coast 196228 1195784 0 126573 489114 50385 0 110772 1972629
Canada West Coast 56097 247016 0 23995 286140 22441 0 4614 584206
Japan 11664140 26750981 0 398554 1441083 19854 30400 2024508 30665380
Korea 2621511 13093752 0 33269 793707 58405 0 2844840 16823974
Taiwan 582275 2180523 0 399947 276766 219959 0 411285 3488481
Other Asia 5490778 29254730 0 5511075 8515607 15487 1517652 7108867 51923419
Middle East 1080699 2359694 0 3312143 4852462 0 0 1937030 12461329
Other destinations 170099 1020281 0 917790 1897332 121686 361207 1878847 6197142
Total Aus 27826457 93954085 8069 13412897 25096579 958618 1909259 16755958 152095465

2020 end-of-month red meat export reports

These tables provide a further breakdown of red meat exports in six formats: exports by state, exports by destination, by load port across Australia, comparison tables, meat exported via air freight and processed meat exports. All reports in Excel format.

March

Title Month Fiscal YTD Calendar YTD
Exports by State of Production 2003 mesp [20 KB] 2003 fesp [21 KB] 2003 cesp [20 KB]
57 Destination Report 2003 m57dest [32 KB] 2003 f57dest [33 KB] 2003 c57dest [30 KB]
Exports by Load Port 2003 mlp [15 KB] 2003 flp [17 KB] 2003 clp [15 KB]
Comparison Table 2003 fcom [29 KB] 2003 ccom [28 KB]  
Air Freight 2003 mair [19 KB] 2003 fair [21 KB] 2003 cair [19 KB]

February

Title Month Fiscal YTD Calendar YTD
Exports by State of Production 2002 mesp [20 KB] 2002 fesp [21 KB] 2002 cesp [20 KB]
57 Destination Report 2002 m57dest [32 KB] 2002 f57dest [33 KB] 2002 c57dest [30 KB]
Exports by Load Port 2002 mlp [15 KB] 2002 flp [17 KB] 2002 clp [15 KB]
Comparison Table 2002 fcom [29 KB] 2002 ccom [28 KB]
Air Freight 2002 mair [19 KB] 2002 fair [21 KB] 2002 cair [19 KB]
Processed Meat Exports 2002_mf9 [24 KB] 2002_ff9 [25 KB] 2002_cf9 [24 KB]

January

Title Month Fiscal YTD Calendar YTD
Exports by State of Production 2001 mesp [20 KB] 2001 fesp [21 KB] 2001 cesp [20 KB]
57 Destination Report 2001 m57dest [32 KB] 2001 f57dest [33 KB] 2001 c57dest [30 KB]
Exports by Load Port 2001 mlp [15 KB] 2001 flp [17 KB] 2001 clp [15 KB]
Comparison Table 2001 fcom [29 KB] 2001 ccom [28 KB]
Air Freight 2001 mair [19 KB] 2001 fair [21 KB] 2001 cair [19 KB]
Processed Meat Exports 2001_mf9 [24 KB] 2001_ff9 [25 KB] 2001_cf9 [24 KB]

Older reports

See End-of-month meat export reports published in 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013 and 1997-2012

For older reports, access the Australian Government Web Archive.

Contact us

For any queries or for assistance with these reports, contact the Quota Unit:

Phone: 02 6272 4068
Email: Quota Admin

Last reviewed: 3 April 2020
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