Australian red meat export statistics

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Department of Agriculture and Wa​ter Resources Quota Unit publishes monthly statistics on red meat exports from Australia to more than 57 destinatio​n​ markets. See also Quota usage reports.

Latest red meat export figures (updated 18 February 2019)

Total chilled and frozen meat exported in February 2019 (kilograms shipped weight)
AreaChilled beef/
Total beef/vealBuffaloMuttonLambGoatPorkFancy meatsTotal
European Union (EU)854544884963023705868563500253021832957
Other western Europe519295192906293592200088480
Eastern Europe0006821945455000113674
USA East Coast2654330834563208416652748590580739024782112764447
USA West Coast9097913689888039200312129651413920228515459100
Canada East Coast43965673952058166342575364050335261144625
Canada West Coast5629981296002376821702400336001
Other Asia17166551763962904665742332630417440645888489428231189285
Middle East75543115032600249353535785160012766648851975
Other destinations126746679749063997312774536737323477811872304086557
Total Aus15084677576865750101826321466277311330908807151057273795118522

2019 end-of-month red meat export reports

These tables provide a further breakdown of red meat exports in six formats: exports by state, exports by destination, by load port across Australia, comparison tables, meat exported via air freight and processed meat exports. All reports in Excel format.


TitleMonth Fiscal YTD Calendar YTD
Exports by State of Production 1901 mesp [20 KB] 1901 fesp [21 KB] 1901 cesp [20 KB]
57 Destination Report 1901 m57dest [32 KB] 1901 f57dest [33 KB] 1901 c57dest [30 KB]
Exports by Load Port 1901 mlp [15 KB] 1901 flp [17 KB] 1901 clp [15 KB]
Comparison Table 1901 fcom [29 KB] 1901 ccom [28 KB]
Air Freight 1901 mair [19 KB] 1901 fair [21 KB] 1901 cair [19 KB]
Processed Meat Exports 1901_mf9 [24 KB] 1901_ff9 [25 KB] 1901_cf9 [24 KB]

Older reports

See End-of-month meat export reports published in 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013 and 1997-2012

For older reports, access the Australian Government Web Archive.

Contact us

For any queries or for assistance with these reports, contact the Quota Unit:

Phone: 02 6272 4068
Email: Quota Admin