U.S. beef export sales showed a net cancellation of previous orders yesterday, Allendale says. With Hong Kong cancelling 36,000 metric tonnes bringing the total net cancellations to 29,079 tonnes. Year-to-date beef export sales is 754,842 tonnes (4.1% under last year).

Pork export sales were at 31,324 tonnes, with 18,810 tonnes to China. This was 87% above last year in the same week with year-to-date sales at 1,216,355 tonnes (17% more than last year), according to Allendale.