Record beef exports to Japan in 2006

AUSTRALIA - Australian beef exports to Japan reached record levels in 2006, with shipments increasing 0.2% on the previous record set in 2005, to 405,796 tonnes swt.
calendar icon 5 January 2007
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According to figures released by the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry (DAFF), Australia exported 35,040 tonnes swt of beef to Japan in December 2006, 10% above on the same period last year. Although exports of chilled beef during December dropped 8%, to 15,896 tonnes swt, frozen beef exports increased 30% on the same period last year, to 19,144 tonnes swt.

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