Beef Balance Sheet

The U.S. beef supply for 2022 is projected at 32.131 billion pounds, up 235 million pounds from last month.

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Beef Balance Sheet:  Supply projected up another 235 million pounds

Beginning beef stocks for 2022 are projected at 676 million pounds, unchanged from last month.

Beef production for 2022 is projected at 27.91 billion pounds, up 130 million pounds from last month.

Beef imports for 2022 are projected at 3.545 billion pounds, up 105 million pounds from last month.

The U.S. beef supply for 2022 is projected at 32.131 billion pounds, up 235 million pounds from last month.

Beef exports for 2022 are projected at 3.356 billion pounds, up 56 million pounds from last month.

Total use (consumption) for 2022 is projected at 28.1 billion pounds, up 169 million pounds from last month.

Ending beef stocks for 2022 are projected at 675 million pounds, up 10 million pounds from last month.

Per capita beef consumption for 2022 is projected at 59.0 pounds, up 0.3 pounds from last month.