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Beef Cattle Production in the US: Market Research Report

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Beef Cattle Production Market Research Report | NAICS 11211 | Jun 2015

Where's the beef: A shift to white meats will cut into growth, but demand will remain steady

IBISWorld’s Beef Cattle Production market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$82bn
Annual Growth 10-15
7.6%
Annual Growth 15-20
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Profit
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Employment
891,150
Businesses
503,403
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

For decades, Americans' love of steaks and burgers maintained beef as the most consumed meat in the United States. However, in recent years, consumption of beef has declined due to the health risks associated with red meat. Despite those declines, the skyrocketing price of red meats and growing foreign demand has led to revenue increases in the five years to 2015. In the next five years, beef consumption will only slightly increase, and uncertainty and volatility regarding feed costs will result in a slight drop in revenue growth... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

The United States is the world's largest beef producer. It also has the world's largest fed-cattle industry because most of its cattle are grain-fed. In general, all bovines, whether supplying milk to a dairy farm or sperm for breeding purposes, will eventually become some form of beef. In that regard, beef is definitely the industry's main product, but cattle characteristics can be useful for dividing output into categories. An animal's sex, age and reproductive traits help distinguish it as a commodity, and each type fulfills different needs for the cattle producer. Likewise, industry establishments also can be separated according to the traits of the animals they primarily produce... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Beef Cattle Production Industry?

This industry includes farms and ranches that primarily engage in raising cattle (including cattle for dairy herd replacements), or feeding cattle for fattening to prepare them for consumption. The industry also comprises cattle feedlot operations, which produce high-quality beef.

Industry Products
SteersHeifersCowsCalvesBulls
 
Industry Activities
Cattle and calf ranching and farmingFeedlot operationsBackgrounding and conditioning cattleFeeder, stocker and veal calf replacementDairy heifer replacement


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