Broiler Production Level and Price

2018 BROILER PRODUCTION LEVELS AND PRICE

October 4, 2019

The average production level in 2018 was 13% lower than 2017.  2018 levels reached a high of 116% in A-151. The average live price for 2018 was higher than the average for 2017 ($1.5496 vs $1.5929).

PERIOD DATES PRODUCTION LEVELS PRICE/kg ($)
148 Jan 21 – Mar 17/18 105% 1.524
149 Mar 18 – May 12/18 111% 1.542
150 May 13 – Jul 7/18 110% 1.596
151 Jul 8 – Sept 1/18 116% 1.647
152 Sept 2 – Oct 27/18 108% 1.616
153 Oct 28 – Dec 22/18 106% 1.604
154 Dec 23/18 – Jan 16/19 99% 1.591
Average 2018 108% 1.5929

2017 BROILER PRODUCTION LEVELS AND PRICE

September 28, 2018

The average production level in 2017 was 5% higher than 2016.  2017 levels reached a high of 128% in A-143 and A-144, significantly higher than 2016’s high of 119% (A-135 and A-137).   The average live price for 2017 was lower than the average for 2016 ($1.6077 vs $1.5496).

PERIOD DATES PRODUCTION LEVELS PRICE/kg ($)
141 Dec 25/16 – Feb 18/17 116% 1.557
142 Feb 19 – Apr 15/17 122% 1.539
143 Apr 16 – Jun 10/17 128% 1.555
144 Jun 11 – Aug 5/17 128% 1.542
145 Aug 6 – Sep 30/17 126% 1.561
146 Oct 1 – Nov 25/17 127% 1.553
147 Nov 26/17 – Jan 20/18 100% 1.540
Average 2017 121% 1.5496

2016 BROILER PRODUCTION LEVELS AND PRICE

October 28, 2017

The average production level in 2016 was 2% lower than 2015.  2016 levels reached a high of 119% in A-135 and A-137, significantly lower than 2015’s high of 124% (A-131).   The average live price for 2016 was only marginally lower than the average for 2015 ($1.6008 vs $1.6077).

PERIOD DATES PRODUCTION LEVELS PRICE/kg ($)
134 Nov 29/15 – Jan 23/16 111% 1.6128
135 Jan 24 – Mar 19/16 119% 1.6240
136 Mar 20 – May 14/16 117% 1.6170
137 May 15 – Jul 9/16 119% 1.6010
138 Jul 10 – Sep 3/16 118% 1.5834
139 Sep 4 – Oct 29/16 116% 1.6190
140 Oct 30 – Dec 24/16 115% 1.6128
Average 2016 116% 1.6008