Strong dollar impedes U.S. meat exports

The strong U.S. dollar will constrain beef, pork and poultry exports while encouraging imports, the USDA forecast in the monthly WASDE report. Meat exports are estimated at 15.15 billion pounds for 2015, down 1 percent, or 145 million pounds, from the February forecast. Even so, 16 percent of U.S. meat production would go overseas. Poultry accounts for… » Read More

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